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Anti-coca spraying halted in Colombia after 2 U.S. pilots shot down

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Anti-coca spraying halted in Colombia after 2 U.S. pilots shot down

U.S.-funded anti-coca spraying in Colombia has been suspended indefinitely in the aftermath of the shooting down, apparently by leftist rebels, of two spray planes and the death of one of the American pilots, sources confirmed Monday.

One fumigation airplane was shot down Sept. 27, killing the pilot, whose name was not made public. A second crop-duster was brought down Oct. 5, prompting the U.S. Embassy in…

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