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    Nicaragua President Daniel Ortega said Thursday that the nation is breaking relations with Colombia "in solidarity with the Ecuadoran people." The move comes after the Organization of American States passed a resolution Wednesday in hopes of easing tensions stemming from an attack by Colombian military on a rebel camp in neighboring Ecuador on Saturday.

    Since that attack, Ecuador has broken off relations with Colombia, and Venezuela says it has moved troops to its border with Colombia.

    Ortega made his televised remarks in Managua, where he was flanked by Ecuadoran President Rafael Correa.

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    by Mr SeeMore on Thu Mar 06, 2008 at 01:16:23 PM PST

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