Ireland has committed $280,000 the United Nations to aid poor regions in Colombia where human rights have been affected by the armed conflict, according to El Colombiano newspaper.
The FARC rebel group on Thursday said that a Colombian general held by the group will be released Sunday, a day later than the date announced by President Juan Manuel Santos.
Colombia’s Prosecutor General’s Office has revealed that the number of extrajudicial executions by state agents has risen to 4,382, indicating more than 160 victims have been identified this year, according Full Article »
At least two FARC banners were mounted on bridges in different parts of Medellin earlier this week, raising concerns that they and the ELN are returning to Colombia’s second largest city from Full Article »
The Social Party of National Unity, or simply the U Party, is Colombia’s largest and most successful political party in modern history, and member of the ruling “National Unity” coalition.
Award-winning porn actor Ignacio Jorda (40), who using the stage name Nacho Vidal has starred in hundreds of porn films, is to marry Colombian porn star Franceska Jaimes (29) in Full Article »
Folk singer Joni Mitchell sang those lyrics way back in 1970. But, sadly, today a private university is replacing paradise with a parking lot in the hills above central Bogota.
Colombian national soccer team will get a chance to even the score for the World Cup 2014 defeat with Brazil, as the two giants were drawn together for the group stage Full Article »
The University of Texas at Austin has purchased the personal archive of the late Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez for an undisclosed amount.
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