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Colombia's poor dream of gold
Thousands join gold rush in hopes of lifting themselves out of poverty.
Last Modified: 30 May 2010 21:46 GMT

As the country's slow economic growth continues, thousands of poor Colombians are searching for gold in hope of lifting themselves out of poverty.

Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo visited one area where locals say it is the only way they have to make a living.

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