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U.S. to Resume Colombia Anti-Drug Flights

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U.S. to Resume Colombia Anti-Drug Flights

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U.S. to Resume Colombia Anti-Drug Flights

U.S. to Resume Colombia Anti-Drug Flights

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The White House says the United States will resume its support for the interception of drug flights between Colombia and Peru. The announcement comes as Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld visits Colombia in a show of U.S. support for President Alvaro Uribe, who has re-energized his government's anti-guerrilla and anti-drug efforts. Hear NPR's Tom Gjelten.