Colombia’s Prosecutor General’s Office is investigating a criminal network suspected of defrauding the country’s healthcare system for over $130 million in the past six months, it announced.
Three former heads of paramilitary organization AUC on Wednesday offered apologies to the victims of hundreds of their crimes.
Allies of Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and his political rival, former President Alvaro Uribe, are too divided to jointly present a mayoral candidate for the capital Bogota where the leftist Full Article »
The alleged suicide of the son of an opposition senator has unexpectedly united Colombia’s coalition and opposition whose lawmakers en masse expressed their condolences Wednesday.
Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday defused diplomatic tensions with Colombia that had risen after the latter had called for the release of a Venezuelan opposition leader.
Colombia’s military on Wednesday said it had arrested an army sergeant and three alleged members of the FARC for funneling military arms and intelligence to the country’s largest guerrilla group.
Colombia’s National Police on Wednesday warned that the Mexican Sinaloa Cartel and other drug trafficking organizations are using the local fabric and textile industry to launder money.
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) announced a key charter of policy priorities and economic advice regarding Colombia’s economic growth and prosperity.
Colombians’ life expectancy has been reduced by at least two years as a result of the country’s armed conflict and violence related to drug trafficking, said the National Health Observatory (ONS) Full Article »