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Colombian truce at risk as clash leaves 11 soldiers dead
Colombian truce at risk as clash leaves 11 soldiers dead

A Colombian corporal and 10 other soldiers were killed in a confrontation with leftist guerrillas in southwest Cauca province, the nation's defense ministry confirmed Wednesday. It was the most serious breach yet of a cease-fire declared by the insurgents in December. The rebels attacked a unit of the army’s 17th Mobile Brigade late Tuesday with explosives, grenades and firearms near the Buenos Aires township as the troops were carrying out unspecified security operations, the ministry said in a statement. Nine other soldiers were wounded. ------------ FOR THE RECORD April 15, 1:25 p.m.: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated that one of those killed...

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