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Columbia Elections

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Columbia Elections

Columbia Elections

Columbia Elections

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The president-elect of Colombia is Alvaro Uribe (oo-REE'-bay). He won 53 percent of the vote avoiding a run-off election next month. NPR's Martin Kaste reports on this hard liner who has vowed to fight the guerrilla insurgency in his country.