Guerrillas from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia or FARC kidnapped three contractors working for Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (GTE:US) in Colombia’s Cauca province, RCN Radio said, citing a local government official.
Gran Tierra is a Calgary-based oil producer, with operations in Colombia and Argentina. The company has early stage exploration operations in Cauca, according to a presentation on their website.
Chief Executive Officer Dana Coffield declined to comment when contacted by phone.
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