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Having made strides in its battle against the drug lords over the past few years, has Colombia...

Having made strides in its battle against the drug lords over the past few years, has Colombia become a safe have to compare with likes of Switzerland? The country is fighting a 9.2% jump in the peso since January, the world's biggest currency rally this year, despite a $20M daily purchase program. President Juan Manuel Santos reckons Colombia has room to add $13B to its $34.3B in international reserves.
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  • 511southkstreet
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    ....has made great strides but a long way to go on the safety side.
    15 Jul 2012, 06:59 AM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    Its safer here than in Chicago or New Orleans...and donĀ“t mention Detroit....I live in Medellin...
    15 Jul 2012, 12:48 PM Reply Like
  • 511southkstreet
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    ...agreed but still a ways to go. Have been going to medellin for about 3 yrs. now...really enjoy laureles(small town feel). Actually prefer rio negro(cooler). Looking to settle there in about a year and a half....ciao.
    15 Jul 2012, 03:22 PM Reply Like
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