Colombia: How culture is helping to change a nation (part 2)
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The Colombian city of Medellin was once dubbed the world’s murder capital, with more than 6,000 people killed every year in the hometown of the drug lord Pablo Escobar. But today, the city is full of swanky bars and restaurants. As FRANCE 24 opens its fourth news channel, this time in Spanish with headquarters in Colombia, Eve Jackson discovers through artists, rappers and filmmakers how Medellin has gone from the world’s most dangerous city to one of Colombia’s liveliest and most creative.