Colombia security: Defence minister survives no-confidence motion

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Colombia's defence minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo has survived a no-confidence motion. Trujillo has been criticised for police brutality and massacres carried out by armed groups. Critics say the government is growing increasingly authoritarian following a violent crackdown on anti-government protesters […]



Colombia's defence minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo has survived a no-confidence motion.
Trujillo has been criticised for police brutality and massacres carried out by armed groups.
Critics say the government is growing increasingly authoritarian following a violent crackdown on anti-government protesters last year. Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from Bogota, Colombia. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #Colombia #CarlosHolmesTrujillo #AljazeeraEnglish

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