Villavicencio


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Villavicencio

(vēlyävēsān`syō), city (1993 pop. 219,976), capital of Meta dept., central Colombia, on the Meta River. Located in the eastern foothills of the Andes, it is the chief urban center of the llanos and forests of E Colombia. Coffee, bananas, rice, beer, and soap are the main products of the region. The surrounding area was the scene of large-scale banditry in the civil strife that rocked the country from 1948 to 1958.
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Richard Villavicencio and Henry Arbex feed sediment into a machine that separates flecks of gold from sand in Puerto Maldonado, Peru, Feb.
Private Josue Calvo, the first of two captives Farc has promised to free this week, was picked up in the southern jungles and flown to the town of Villavicencio at the eastern foot of the Andes on Sunday.
In the first of two planned handovers, Josue Daniel Calvo was freed by the FARC, or Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, and flown by helicopter from the jungle to Villavicencio, where he was reunited with family.
From Frontier Town to Metropolis: A History of Villavicencio, Colombia, since 1842.
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A reporter accompanying the release, Jorge Enrique Botero, said at the Villavicencio airport in Colombia's eastern plains that the mission was hounded and delayed by more than two hours of military over flights that he called "notorious, abundant and repetitive".