Tag archive for ‘Colombia’
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...

Pablo Beltran in Quito Ecuador, during the official launch of peace talks in February 2017.
By nsnbc On Monday, September 4th, 2017

ELN optimistic about bilateral ceasefire before papal visit to Colombia

nsnbc : Pablo Beltran from Colombia’s leftist National Liberation Army (ELN) expressed optimism about a bilateral ceasefire between the Colombian government and the guerrilla before the papal visit this month. Pablo More...

Marin_Marquez_FARC_Sep 2017_Colombia
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Luciano Marin a.k.a. Ivan Marquez assumed FARC leadership

nsnbc : Luciano Marin a.k.a. Ivan Marquez has assumed the leadership of Colombia’s FARC after the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army (FARC-EP) was rebranded as political party More...

FARC founding congress_Sep 2017_Bogota_Colombia
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017

Colombia’s FARC reborn as political party

nsnbc : Colombia’s former guerrilla las launched itself as Alternative Revolutionary Communal Forces keeping its FARC acronym and completing its transformation from a guerrilla to a legal, non-militant political More...

Venezuela_RCN_Caracol TV_Censorship_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Venezuela takes private Colombian TV channels off air

nsnbc : Venezuela has taken the two private Colombian Tv channels RCN and Caracol off the air reported the two channels on Wednesday. Both channels are known for their opposition to the socialist party (PSUV) administration More...

Attorney General Ortega - Being outspoken and upholding the Constitution now criminal?
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Colombia offers asylum to ousted Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega

nsnbc : Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos, on Monday, offered asylum to Venezuela’s ousted Attorney General Luisa Ortega who arrived in Colombia last week. Meanwhile, the Venezuelan government More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Ousted Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega fled to Colombia

nsnbc : Venezuela’s ousted Attorney General Luisa Ortega Diaz and her husband German Ferrer fled the country and arrived in the Colombian capital Bogota Friday afternoon. Luisa Ortega Diaz and her husband More...

Iván Márquez, FARC-EP Chief Negotiator during peace talks in 2013. From Armed to Alternative.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Colombia’s FARC rebrands itself as FARC with focus on revolutionay alternative forces

nsnbc : Colombia’s FARC changed their name from Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army (FARC-EP) to Revolutionary Alternative Forces of Colombia, keeping the internationally known More...

Ituango_Colombia_FARC leader Molina assassinated_Aug 2017
By nsnbc On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Demobilized FARC commander assassinated in northern Colombia

nsnbc : The demobilized former commander of the FARC’s 18th front, Jesus Adan Mazo a.k.a. Molina, was assassinated Monday in northern Colombia. Jesus Adan Mazo was killed in his Antioquia home in northern More...

Colombia_Cartagena_Juan Manuel Santos_Mike Pence_Aug 2017
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, August 14th, 2017

US Vice-President Pence tries weasel word strategy about US military intervention in Venezuela

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : US Vice-President Mike arrived in Colombia after President Juan Manuel Santos unequivocally warned against any military intervention in neighboring Venezuela. During a joint press conference More...