Colombia: Navy seizes armaments, explosives near Ecuador border belonging to FARC

Posted on August 22, 2012 • Filed under: Border Issues, Colombia, Ecuador, FARC, Police/Military Activity reported that the Navy seized a cache with war material in Nariño department recently had several attempts on the electricity infrastructure. War material belonged mobile column “Daniel Aldana” of the FARC, as authorities said Tuesday. War material was found in rural Salahonda and according to a statement from the Navy, consisted of 36 kilograms of ANFO type explosive, 21 homemade grenades 81-mm mortar type two tubes to launch grenades, 1455 rounds 7.62 mm, 60 detonators to initiate the explosive charge and 20 meters of safety fuse. Read Article

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