Ahern told: help free Bogota 3.
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Dwelling of the Navajo Indians of Arizona and New Mexico. The hogan is roughly circular and constructed usually of logs, which are stepped in gradually to create a domed roof.
THE Irish Government was yesterday urged to continue putting pressure on the Colombian authorities to free the three Irish men in prison there.
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An Irish political and cultural society founded about 1905 to promote political and economic independence from England, unification of Ireland, and a renewal of Irish culture. Assembly member Caitriona Ruane said they would be meeting Government officials to ensure pressure is being placed on the Colombian President Alvaro Uribe.
Last month Niall Connolly, Martin McCauley and James Monaghan were acquitted of training Marxist Farc rebels but convicted of travelling on false passports to Colombia.
However, the men have been detained de·tain
tr.v. de·tained, de·tain·ing, de·tains
1. To keep from proceeding; delay or retard.
2. To keep in custody or temporary confinement: while Colombian prosecutors prepare an appeal.
Taoiseach Bertie Ahern raised the case with Mr Uribe at a meeting in Mexico last week.
Miss Ruane, who also heads the Bring Them Back Home Campaign, said: "I met Mr Ahern and Mr Cowen, and asked them to intervene with the authorities."
CAPTIVE: Colombia 3