Six soldiers, three FARC guerrillas killed clashes Chocó Colombia

Posted on April 8, 2012 • Filed under: Colombia, Conflicts, Crime, FARC, Police/Military Activity

Six Colombian soldiers Bogota and at least three FARC guerrillas were killed in fighting in the department of Chocó (northwest), the commander of the Seventh Army Division, General Hernan Giraldo.

The attack took place on the highway between Pretoria, the capital of Chocó, and Medellin, the capital of Antioquia department, when the military surprised the rebels trying to plant explosives on the road in a place known as The Twenty. Read Article

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