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secuestrar
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  • Nueve periodistas, reporteros, camarógrafos y auxiliares de varios telenoticieros colombianos, fueron secuestrados por el grupo guerrillero.
  • Miles de colombianos pidieron hoy la liberación de los secuestrados por la guerrilla colombiana.
  • Los delincuentes secuestran a la persona para solicitar dinero.

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    mezcal

    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.