Tag archive for ‘Bogota’
FARC leader Molina assassinated in August 2017.
By nsnbc On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

One year of peace and Colombia has seen 27% increase in attacks on civilians: OCHA

nsnbc : 14 months after the signing of the peace accord between the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army (FARC-EP) and the State, the United Nations’ Office for the Coordination More...

ELN guerrilla (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Colombia to seek arrest of ELN leaders: Prosecutor General

nsnbc : Colombia’s Prosecutor General Nestor Humberto Martinez decided to prosecute the leadership of the National Liberation Army (ELN) over bomb attacks in January, attributed to the ELN. ELN guerrilla (archives) The More...

Colombia National Police_Fake News_Feb 2018
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Colombia’s police intervenes to stop lying election candidates, ELN benefits from initiative

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : For better or for worse, the National Police of Colombia has actively begun countering false claims made by candidates in the upcoming elections and other political actors. Surprisingly, More...

FARC suspends 2018 election campaign_FARC_Colombia_Feb 2018
By nsnbc On Sunday, February 11th, 2018

Colombia’s FARC suspends 1st election campaign since its demobilization last year

nsnbc : Colombia’s FARC on Friday, said the party will suspend its campaign for the first elections since the demobilization and disarmament of the FARC-EP in 2017, reiterating that they will need better security More...

By nsnbc On Friday, February 9th, 2018

Colombia’s labor and minority group leaders join church in effort aimed to resume ceasefire between State and ELN

nsnbc : Leaders from Colombia’s labor unions and minority groups said Thursday this week they have joined the Catholic Church in actively mediating an end to violence between the State and the leftist National More...

Fernando Carrillo_Colombia Ombudsman_Feb 2018
By nsnbc On Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Colombia keeps assisting in extermination of community leaders: Carrillo

nsnbc : Fernando Carrillo, Inspector general of the office of the Ombudsman, urged the Colombian government to prioritize the protection of community leaders. Claiming they face extermination, Carrillo said Colombia More...

Colombia_FARC_2018 election
By nsnbc On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Another FARC member shot dead – Interior Minister claims Colombia has exhausted protection measures

nsnbc : Colombia’s FARC called again on President Juan Manuel Santos to guarantee the security to exercise politics. Colombia’s Interior Minister, on Tuesday, claimed that the national government has More...

Colombia_ELN_Bilateral ceasefire_Sep 2017
By nsnbc On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Colombia’s chief negotiator sent back to Ecuador to negotiate new ceasefire with ELN

nsnbc : Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos has ordered a new ceasefire with the leftist National Liberation Army (ELN) and ordered the government’s chief negotiator to return to Ecuador to negotiate More...

36 FARC members and 13 family members killed since the signing of the December  2016 peace accord.
By nsnbc On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Two FARC members killed during election campaign in northern Colombia

nsnbc : Two FARC members were killed during an election campaign event in Peque, Antioqua, in northwest Colombia. The two former guerrillas were murdered while taking part in the FARC’s first participation More...

Restorative Justice_Colombia_2018
By nsnbc On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Colombia’s war crimes tribunal sworn in by President Santos

nsnbc : Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, on Monday, swore in 30 judges for the war crimes tribunal under the country’s special jurisdiction for peace and the restorative justice system that was agreed More...