Colombia: Military airstrikes ordered on FARC for breaking ceasefire

Posted on April 16, 2015 • Filed under: Colombia, Conflicts, Crime, FARC, Police/Military Activity

(CNN)Colombia’s President ordered military airstrikes on the country’s largest rebel group to resume Wednesday after an attack that killed 10 soldiers.

The attack, which also injured four soldiers in the southwestern Cauca province, “will not go unpunished and requires action,” President Juan Manuel Santos said, accusing guerrillas from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia of deliberately breaking the rebel group’s ceasefire pledge. Read Article

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