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Alleged Colombian ELN rebels kidnap oil engineer
ATTENTION - UPDATES with Guterres arrival, kidnapping detail ///
Bogota, Jan 13, 2018 (AFP) - Gunmen claiming to belong to Colombia's last rebel group kidnapped an engineer in the country's east, police said Saturday, after peace talks broke down between the ELN rebels and Bogota.
Rafael Andres Rian, a 41-year-old Colombian petroleum engineer was abducted from an office in Saravena, near the border with Venezuela, by "two masked men with pis ...