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US officials are raising alarm over Colombia's cocaine boom, but they may be 'missing most of the picture'

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US officials in Congress and the White House over the past week have expressed deep concern about developments in Colombia, where efforts to demobilize the country's oldest rebel group are proceeding alongside a boom in cocaine production.
On Tuesday, during a Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control hearing , Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley and Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein pressed an panel of US law-enforcement and military officials over the rise in cocaine production, zeroing in on the role played by Colombia's pursuit of peace with the Revolutionary Armed...
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