US Envoy to Colombia Invests in Hi-Tech Antidote to Kidnapping Threat

According to recent estimates, some 5,000 civilians have been kidnapped in the Republic of Colombia since 2000 - with hundreds more kidnappings likely having gone unreported. Enter Wade Chapple - Director of the Personnel Recovery Center for the US Embassy in Bogota, Colombia. In this interview with Defence IQ, he reveals how difficult it has been to institute personnel recovery programmes in host nations. 'It's a new concept', he told Defence IQ's Samantha Tanner. Wade helped the process get...
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