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Colombia to More Than Double Its Kfir Fleet

DURING A visit to Israel on February 7, Colombia’s Minister of Defence, Juan Manuel Santos, announced that a further 13 refurbished and upgraded former Israeli IAI Kfirs will be purchased for the Fuerza Aerea Colombiana (FAC — Colombian Air Force). All eleven of the FAC’s surviving Kfirs will also be upgraded.

Commencing in 1985, the FAC took delivery of 12 Kfir C2s and one twin-seat Kfir TC2. The C2s were later updated to C7 standard, but two have since been lost in accidents. The FAC will begin taking delivery of the upgraded aircraft in early 2009. It is reported that

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Warning of an eruption in Colombia

Warning of an eruption in Colombia Danger Zone

Over the last 2 years there have been about 10 eruptions Galeras in Colombia, which was accompanied by the evacuation of thousands of residents. Colombian Institute for monitoring volcanoes raised the level of anxiety due to possible volcanic eruption.

The basis for this are the low-frequency seismic events, known as the event "Tornillo", which are the precursors of volcanic activity Galeras. Number of events "Tornillo" also indicate the volume of the eruption. Such phenomena have been observed in the area of the volcano, and in 80% of cases followed by an eruption.

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Massive landslide in Manizales in Colombia

Massive landslide in Manizales in Colombia Natural Disasters

Landslides held on 6 November in the city of Manizales, which numbered 350,000 inhabitants. As of November 8, 2011 the victims of the massive landslide has 35 people in a mountainous region, to grow coffee.

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In Colombia, there was another landslide

In Colombia, there was another landslide Natural Disasters

Extensive landslides occurred in the northeast of the Colombian province of Norte de Santader. The landslide was the result of heavy rains that contributed to the descent of an avalanche near the settlement Teorama. According to preliminary data, the debris may be about 20 — 30 residents of the settlement. Another 50 people in one way or another affected by the sudden shift of the earth formation.

As visibility is reduced in the region due to the ongoing rains, ground rescue operations are temporarily unable to continue. In the area

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In the southern part of Colombia landslide

July 19, 2013. The landslide came down from the hilly area on the roadway in the southern Colombian department of Huila, caused the death of six people. Except for the people below the soil surface were two houses situated by the road linking the city Suazo, Huila, and the city of Florencia Caquetá department, as well as an ambulance and a truck.

Dozens of local residents, which was quickly removed from the struck a hill, in a matter of urgency to the hospitals and Garzuna Suazo department of Huila. Survived a further 26 Colombians caught in the dam

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The Russians took the lead of the World Games in Colombia

The Russian national team came in first place in the team standings atIX World Games for non-Olympic sports, who held these days in Colombia.

On the fifth day of the competition our athletes have won six victories, which allowed the team to climb the table of ranks from fourth to first place. In the piggy bank of Russians now 35 awards, 13 of which the highest standard.  

Champions of the World Games were powerlifters Sergei Fedosienko and Natalia Sal’nikova, jiu-jitsu Korzhavyi Paul and Alexander Ivanov and Alexei Dudchenko acrobats and Konstantin Pilipciuk duos

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KAMAZ has been producing buses in Colombia

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KAMAZ has been producing buses in Colombia under its own brand.

This official said the company ended in Bogota on Sunday 13 International Auto Show. Cars are based on the chassis of KAMAZ designers developed for local conditions. On their basis in the factory "Busskar" in the Department of Risaralda is the final assembly of buses.

So far collected 16 cars, but in early 2013 the company will go for the construction of the chassis has 50 buses. Currently KAMAZ managed to create an adequate supply of spare parts, lead to Colombia technicians to enforce the guarantee.

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The search for victims of a landslide in Colombia continues

The search for victims of a landslide in Colombia continues to Natural Disasters

Mud landslide occurred near the two Colombian villages Villas de Prado and Remolinos, located in one of the municipalities in the southwestern department of Huila. According to preliminary reports, a landslide killed four people, five were injured, 11 are included in the list of the missing. The initial number of the missing was 27 people.

Landslide was preceded by a flood on the river La Correr. Spilled after prolonged rains, the river flooded about 20 houses located on its banks. The soil around the river

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Earthquake in south-west Colombia

Earthquake in south-west Colombia Natural Disasters

In the province of Cauca, in the north-western Colombia, the earthquake, which had a magnitude of 7.1. The U.S. Geological Survey initially estimated thrust force of 7.4 points, but later reduced the value to 7.1 points. Despite such a strong push, none of the inhabitants of the province was not injured. Basically, people have described the incident as a fairly confident and clear, visible tremor. Has felt the earthquake around 4315 people.

At the moment, information about large-scale destruction also been reported. The fact that the epicenter of the earthquake quite impressive

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The Russians took the lead of the World Games in Colombia

The Russian national team came in first place in the team standings atIX World Games for non-Olympic sports, who held these days in Colombia.

On the fifth day of the competition our athletes have won six victories, which allowed the team to climb the table of ranks from fourth to first place. In the piggy bank of Russians now 35 awards, 13 of which the highest standard.  

Champions of the World Games were powerlifters Sergei Fedosienko and Natalia Sal'nikova, jiu-jitsu Korzhavyi Paul and Alexander Ivanov and Alexei Dudchenko acrobats and Konstantin Pilipciuk duos

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