ELN Guerrillas Rescue Captured Member with Explosives and Roadblock

Published March 22, 2021

ELN Frees Captured Guerrilla with Explosives and Roadblock

After an ELN member was captured by police in Tibú, Norte de Santander, Colombia, ELN insurgents surrounded the police, opened fire on the police station, blocked the road and placed explosives nearby in order to free the guerrilla.

As retaliation for the capture, ELN members placed explosives as well as a vehicle in the road that leads from this area to the capital of the department, Cúcuta.