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Venezuela's Hostage Problem

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Venezuela's Hostage Problem

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Venezuela's Hostage Problem

Venezuela's Hostage Problem

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Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has been making headlines for weeks for his effort to win the release of hostages held by Columbian guerrilla groups. But Colombian guerrillas have been kidnapping inside of Venezuela for years.

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