Senior Farc leader Alirio Rojas Bocanegra killed
A senior guerrilla from the Marxist Colombian rebel group, the Farc, who was in charge of protecting the group's supreme leader, has been killed by government troops.
Alirio Rojas Bocanegra was responsible for the personal safety of Alfonso Cano, the head of the leftist guerrilla army.
Mr Rojas, who was also known as "the Grandfather", was killed in a gunfight in the Andes.
Will Grant reports.
05 Jun 2011
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean