Meet Colombia's female bodyguards
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Meet Colombia's new generation of female bodyguards

14 May 2013 Last updated at 20:34 BST

Colombia's National Protection Unit has started recruiting women to train as bodyguards, a role traditionally held by men.

And as demand rises among vulnerable female clients, the new recruits are facing no difficulty finding work once they have finish the training scheme.

Natalia Pianzola reports.