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Inquirier.net
PNP wants to adopt Colombia’s measures vs drug tradefirst said he did not want to preempt his plan to establish a force stronger th
PNP wants to adopt Colombia’s measures vs drug trade
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
first said he did not want to preempt his plan to establish a force stronger than Colombia’s Search Bloc, a joint team of Colombian police and army formed in 1992 to bring down bigtime drug lord Pablo Escobar. Nevertheless, Dela Rosa confirmed... Read more
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Sun Star
PNP chief wants to adopt Colombia's anti-crime practicesma-forfeit again iyan wala, immobilize sila dahil wala na silang magamit," he a
PNP chief wants to adopt Colombia's anti-crime practices
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
ma-forfeit again iyan wala, immobilize sila dahil wala na silang magamit," he added. Special search bloc In 1992, the Colombian police created a special search bloc to hunt down the infamous drug trafficker Pablo Escobar tagged as "The King of... Read more
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Rappler
Lessons from Colombia: Dela Rosa wants 'Search Bloc' in PHLESSONS LEARNED. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa meets Colombian police chief Genera
Lessons from Colombia: Dela Rosa wants 'Search Bloc' in PH
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
LESSONS LEARNED. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa meets Colombian police chief General Jorge Hernando Nieto in Colombia. Photo from Dela Rosa's Facebook page MANILA, Philippines – "You want me to confirm it? So the drug lords begin leaving this country?... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pablo Escobar's brother on life as his drug lord sibling's money manhim. “Pablo was always a good guy.” MirrorpixPablo Escobar lies dead on the r
Pablo Escobar's brother on life as his drug lord sibling's money man
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
him. “Pablo was always a good guy.” MirrorpixPablo Escobar lies dead on the roof of a house after being gunned down by Colombian police Roberto then says that, like Jesus, Pablo died at 3pm, was bearded and both were killed in an area... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'Narcos' Producer On The Drug War, Colombia And Escobar's Son's Grievancesthousands of police officers, government officials and innocent civilians. The
'Narcos' Producer On The Drug War, Colombia And Escobar's Son's Grievances
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
thousands of police officers, government officials and innocent civilians. The drug kingpin was tracked down and killed by Colombian police in 1993. The Netflix series Narcos — which is anchored by a widely-praised performance from Wagner Moura as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Renouncing Pablo Escobar's Sins, His Son Trafficks In Motivational Talkseven go out to the corner grocery to buy bread?" he says. In 1993, Pablo Escob
Renouncing Pablo Escobar's Sins, His Son Trafficks In Motivational Talks
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
even go out to the corner grocery to buy bread?" he says. In 1993, Pablo Escobar was gunned down on a Medellín rooftop by Colombian police. Marroquin, who was only 16, decided to forge his own path. Not only was he traumatized by his father's... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Renouncing Pablo Escobar's Sins, His Son Trafficks In Motivational Talkseven go out to the corner grocery to buy bread?" he says. In 1993, Pablo Escob
Renouncing Pablo Escobar's Sins, His Son Trafficks In Motivational Talks
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
even go out to the corner grocery to buy bread?" he says. In 1993, Pablo Escobar was gunned down on a Medellín rooftop by Colombian police. Marroquin, who was only 16, decided to forge his own path. Not only was he traumatized by his father's... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Meet Pablo Escobar's hitman - the world's most dangerous manwas easy to kill. I had work to do, it was not a problem.” Popeye met Escobar
Meet Pablo Escobar's hitman - the world's most dangerous man
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
was easy to kill. I had work to do, it was not a problem.” Popeye met Escobar at the age of 17 fresh from dropping out of Colombian police school. Owning a gun permit, he was hired as a bodyguard to one of the King of Cocaine’s mistresses. But... Read more
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Daily Mail
'At least 28 factual errors': Escobar's son pans 2nd season of Narcosis seen personally killing Colonel Horacio Carrillo, a fictionalized character
'At least 28 factual errors': Escobar's son pans 2nd season of Narcos
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
is seen personally killing Colonel Horacio Carrillo, a fictionalized character loosely based on Colonel Hugo Martinez, the Colombian police officer credited with bringing down Escobar. In reality, however, this did not happen, although Martinez... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Karl Puschmann: The true horror of Narcos is what makes it so damn greatof time with Escobar and his efforts to protect his devoted wife, their two kid
Karl Puschmann: The true horror of Narcos is what makes it so damn great
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
of time with Escobar and his efforts to protect his devoted wife, their two kids and his mother as the noose created by the Colombian Police, the American DEA, the rival drug cartels and the vigilante gang Los Pepes slowly tightens and begins to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Narcos': What Happened To La Catedral After Escobar’s Death?a religious refuge for the elderly. In the final two episodes of season 1, we
‘Narcos': What Happened To La Catedral After Escobar’s Death?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
a religious refuge for the elderly. In the final two episodes of season 1, we saw Escobar willingly hand himself over to Colombian police, but only after the country’s president, Cesar Gaviria, complied with his demands. Instead of getting... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Narcos': What Happened To La Catedral After Escobar’s Death?a religious refuge for the elderly. In the final two episodes of season 1, we
‘Narcos': What Happened To La Catedral After Escobar’s Death?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
a religious refuge for the elderly. In the final two episodes of season 1, we saw Escobar willingly hand himself over to Colombian police, but only after the country’s president, Cesar Gaviria, complied with his demands. Instead of getting... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Colombia peace deal to be signed September 26ending the half-century conflict, President Juan Manuel Santos said. Members o
Colombia peace deal to be signed September 26
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
ending the half-century conflict, President Juan Manuel Santos said. Members of "Heroes of the Homeland," made up of Colombian police and military victims of conflict, show support for the peace process between the government and FARC... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pablo Escobar’s son slams Narcos and says it's full of errorsthem assassinated, which is where the likes of John Jairo Velasquez came in. E
Pablo Escobar’s son slams Narcos and says it's full of errors
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
them assassinated, which is where the likes of John Jairo Velasquez came in. Escobar was eventually gunned down in 1993 by Colombian police, who found him in a middle-class home in Medellin, with the help of U.S special forces, after a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Fact and fiction in the war on drugsoccasional departure from the facts. More troubling is its depiction of the ac
Fact and fiction in the war on drugs
Namibia Economist / Posted 27 days ago
occasional departure from the facts. More troubling is its depiction of the acts of torture and murder carried out by the Colombian police and armed forces, some of which, “Narcos” suggests, was done with the knowledge of the DEA. Mr Murphy says... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
What you need to know about season 2 of 'Narcos' on Netflixheight of his power. Escobar proves to be ruthless when it comes to the drug t
What you need to know about season 2 of 'Narcos' on Netflix
Houston Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
height of his power. Escobar proves to be ruthless when it comes to the drug trade, eventually paying hitmen to take out Colombian police and getting a guerilla group to attack the Supreme Court of Columbia in order to burn evidence against... Read more

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