McCain denies connection to hostage rescue

By David Edwards
Thursday, July 3, 2008 6:28 EDT
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(AP) Republican Sen. John McCain said Colombian President Alvaro Uribe told him in advance of the rescue plans while he was campaigning in Colombia. But McCain refuted the rumor that his visit was somehow connected to the risky rescue operation.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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