So they didn’t come home, well not just yet. Perhaps the time/political climate is not right? At the moment, according to the Newsletter, they are holed up in the Venezuelan jungle under the protection of the FARC, the organisation they were accused of illegally helping in the first place. The paper’s leader sees it the context of other recent events.
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