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March 11, 2012 1:01 PM

WikiLeaks: Stratfor emails say Chavez betrayed FARC to appease generals

The extradition to Venezuela of alleged drug trafficker Walid Makled occurred in the context of an intense diplomatic chess game where President Hugo Chávez sacrificed Colombian guerrillas to capture the dangerous pawn, who kept his government in check, according to emails from a private security firm obtained by WikiLeaks.

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