Escobar: Beyond the fiction

Escobar: Beyond the fiction

Pablo Escobar's life has become an object of fascination for TV shows and movies. But behind the flashy visuals and the gripping dialogues is a reality many Colombians are still living with. #escobar #narcos #netflix #colombia #drugwar
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Nigeria elections postponed by a week

Nigeria elections postponed by a week

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1,200 children in the US killed by guns since Parkland

1,200 children in the US killed by guns since Parkland

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The ugly story of human zoos

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Ilhan Omar grills Trump's Venezuela envoy

Ilhan Omar grills Trump's Venezuela envoy

US congresswoman Ilhan Omar came out swinging at Wednesday's House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing, during which she challenged the credibility of President Donald Trump's special envoy to Venezuela, Elliott Abrams. #Ilhan #Omar #Venezuela
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