Colombia: Navy defuses explosive device planted by FARC, ​​Bahía Solano, Chocó Colombia

Posted on March 20, 2013 • Filed under: Colombia, Explosives / Bombs, FARC, Police/Military Activity

roops of the Navy detected and defused an improvised explosive device in the urban area of ​​Bahía Solano (Chocó), which had been abandoned by members of the 57th Front of the FARC terrorist organization. The operation was performed in the early morning hours after a patrol Marine Brigade No. 2 surprised two men, trying to enter the town with a strange package by the area known as Playa Municipal. The two men, realizing they were detected by the troops, fled abandoning what they wore.
Among the material found and seized by the troops was a grenade launcher M-79 type, six 40 mm grenades and an improvised explosive device covered with a black bag, from which protruded two wires. Read Article

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