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  • 25.09.2021

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Colombia plane with $1M aboard hijacked

Colombia plane with $1M aboard hijacked

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Armed men have hijacked a light aircraft carrying about 2 billion pesos ($A980,000) in Colombia.

Four men hijacked the plane, which was transporting funds acquired from road tolls, after it landed in Aguachica in the north-east of the country.

They disarmed the plane's security guard, forced to crew to leave the aircraft and flew away with it.
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The aircraft was later found 16 kilometres from the airport, without a trace of the hijackers or the money.

It was suspected that the hijackers could be members of the leftist guerrilla group National Liberation Army (ELN), which is trying to relaunch peace talks with the government.
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