12:18 GMT18 January 2021
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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - One person was killed and 16 others were injured as a result of an explosion at a gunpowder factory in western Colombia, Caracol reported.

    According to the Caracol broadcaster, the incident took place at the factory in the city of Libano late on Thursday. The victim was a 17-year-old male.

    Meanwhile, the local Alerta Tolima news portal reported that three minors were among those injured, adding that some of the most severely injured were sent to a hospital in the country's capital of Bogota.

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