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Colombia, Venezuela reestablish diplomatic ties

08-11-2010 08:03 BJT

SANTA MARTA, Colombia, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Colombian and Venezuelan governments agreed on Tuesday to reestablish diplomatic relations, a joint statement said.

The agreement was reached between Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez after a long meeting.

The two countries severed ties on July 22 after Colombia accused Venezuela of harboring rebels.

 

 

Editor:Zhang Pengfei |Source: Xinhua

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