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Colombia – Nine dead in separate attacks amid escalating violence (Al Jazeera)

At least nine people, including four police officers, have died in three separate attacks across Colombia, which has seen a recent surge in violence and instability in several parts of the country.

Three off-duty police officers died in an attack by armed men in the northeastern town of Pailitias, a police statement said on Sunday. One of the officers’ pregnant wife was also injured.

Colombia: Nine dead in separate attacks amid escalating violence | Latin America News | Al Jazeera