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Virginia Vallejo


Virginia Vallejo García is a Colombian author, journalist, television director, anchorwoman, media personality, socialite, and political asylee in the United States of America. On July 18, 2006, the DEA took her out of Colombia in a special flight to save her life and cooperate with the Department of Justice in high-profile cases, after she had publicly accused several Colombian presidents and politicians of being beneficiaries and accomplices of the leading cocaine cartels.


  • Early life 

  • Career in the media 

  • Exile to the U.S. 

  • ''Loving Pablo, Hating Escobar'' (''Amando a Pablo, odiando a Escobar'') 

  • Testimony in the siege of the Palace of Justice 

  • Testimony in the assassination of Luis Carlos Galán 

  • Portrayal in television and cinema