Peace Breaks Out on Colombia's Borders

There are still Venezuelan and Ecuadorian troops massed along the Colombian border, but for now, at least, the threat of war here has given way to brotherhood. After some heated exchanges between the presidents of Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador over the last week, the tension was diffused with some awkward hugs and handshakes between the sparring leaders at Friday's summit in the Dominican Republic. Remarkably, all it took was an apology from Colombian President Alvaro Uribe, the most loyal...Full Story
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