33 years ago, rebels allegedly backed by Pablo Escobar stormed Colombia's Palace of Justice — here's how the terrifying siege went down
In the mid-1980s, left-wing guerrillas stormed Colombia's Supreme Court building, taking hundreds of hostages and sparking a bloody siege.
A Colombian policemen hits the pavement as leftist guerrillas in the Palace of Justice open fire, in Bogota, November 6, 1986. A group of plainclothes policemen huddles near two armored personnel carriers. (AP Photo)