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Colombians vote for hostage legislators

VILLA COLOMBIA, Colombia, March 9, 2002 (AFP) The son of a kidnapped senator and the stand-in for an abducted congresswoman made a final campaign stop here late Saturday, trying to convince voters to cast ballots in Sunday’s congressional elections for two absent candidates. Carlos Eduardo Gechem, 25, the son of abducted Huila department Senator Jorge … Continue reading