Colombian Defense Minister Juan Camilo Pinzon (R) shakes hands ...
Jan 26th, 2012
(Reuters) - Colombian Defense Minister Juan Camilo Pinzon (R) shakes hands with his Peruvian counterpart Alberto Otarola during a news conference in Bogota January 25, 2012. REUTERS/Fredy Builes (COLOMBIA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY) -
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