Char responds to Merlano’s accusations: Will it have consequences in the campaign?

Presidential candidate and former mayor of Barraquilla Álex Char says he will continue his run for the Presidency, despite the impact they could having the statements of former congresswoman Aida Merlano, a fugitive and located in Venezuela, what consequences will it have for your campaign? Also, in this episode: The agenda of what will be news in Colombia and in the world; the cyclist Egan Bernal was discharged, what is next in his treatment and when would he compete again? At the end, the section ‘La greca’

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