Two killed as Colombia military fights rebel
ID: AFP-01-0444
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Location: EL PALO, COLOMBIA
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A soldier was killed in fighting with leftist rebels in southwestern Colombia and one person was killed when a car bomb was detonated at a nearby checkpoint, officials said on February 5, 2013. The person killed in the car bombing near the village of El Palo, in Cauca province, has not been identified. He was not inside the vehicle, but he may have been the bomber, said General Jorge Jerez, a task force commander operating in the region.

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