Tag archive for ‘Bogota’
Supreme Court Justices_Colombia_2017
By nsnbc On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Coming three governments legally bound by peace process: Colombia’s Constitutional Court

nsnbc : The next three governments are legally bound to executing the peace agreements between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army (FARC-EP now FARC) and the State, ruled Colombia’s More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Uribe and Democratic Center could shoot down Colombia’s peace with the FARC

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : After Colombia’s Democratic Center party and ex-president Alvaro Uribe earlier this month called for e referendum to end the peace process, the party has now successfully pushed More...

Ex-President Alvaro Uribe addressing anti-Santos and anti-peace protesters before the referendum in 2016. Now on the war path again. Courtesy Wikipedia)
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Colombia’s Democratic Center and Uribe demand referendum to end peace process

nsnbc  : Colombia’s Democratic Center party and ex-president Alvaro Uribe demand an end to the ongoing peace process between the demobilized FARC-EP, now active as legal, non-militant political party using More...

UN mission in Colombia and FARC discuss lack of security and safety for demobilized guerrilla.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

UN Mission in Colombia begins verification of FARC reintegration

nsnbc : The United Nations in Colombia, on Tuesday, began its second post-conflict mission in the country, verifying the reintegration of former guerrilla of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s More...

Colombia_Supreme Court_Francisco Ricaurte_(archives)
By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Former Colombian Supreme Court Chief Justice arrested on corruption charges

nsnbc : Justice Francisco Ricaurte, former Chief Justice of Colombia’s Supreme Court, was arrested Wednesday, for his alleged role in a corruption scandal that has shaken up the country’s judicial system More...

Gustavo Malo_Colombia_Supreme Court Justice_2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Colombian bananas: Supreme Court Justice, under investigation for corruption, refuses to step down

nsnbc : Supreme Court Justice Gustavo Malo who was asked to step down after he and his daughter became suspects in a major corruption investigation, refused to abandon his post and insists that it is sufficient More...

By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Colombia’s Justice Ministry drafted bill that would allow demobilization of “illegal” armed groups

nsnbc : Enrique Gil,  Colombia’s Minister of Justice, has drafted a bill that would regulate the demobilization of illegal armed groups like the Gaitanista Self-Defense Forces (AGC) a.k.a. Los Urabenos and More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Colombia’s envoy asks UN for help in verifying ceasefire with ELN

nsnbc : Jean Arnault, Colombia’s envoy to the United Nations, said he is having discussions on a request for U.N. assistance in verifying commitments in a temporary bilateral ceasefire between the Colombian More...

By nsnbc On Friday, September 8th, 2017

Colombia’s AGC and government exchange views on terms for surrender and peace

nsnbc : Colombia’s right-wing neo-paramilitary Gaitanista Self-Defense Forces (AGC), a.k.a. Los Urabenos, on Tuesday published a video through the press, suggesting its willingness to surrender and participate More...

Colombia_ELN_Bilateral ceasefire_Sep 2017
By nsnbc On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Colombian government and ELN agree on bilateral ceasefire ahead of papal visit

nsnbc : The Colombian government and the leftist National Liberation Army (ELN), on Monday, reached an agreement on the implementation of a bilateral ceasefire starting October 1. Just 48 hours ahead of the visit More...