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US must increase support for post-conflict Colombia: human rights watchdog
Apr 15, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

US must increase support for post-conflict Colombia: human rights watchdog

posted by Philip Acuña

The US government must increase diplomatic and financial support to help Colombia prepare for the possibility of a post-conflict scenario, stated a report published Monday by the Washington Office on  Full Article »

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Court orders Santos to explain FARC political participation deal days before elections
Apr 11, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Court orders Santos to explain FARC political participation deal days before elections

posted by Daniel E Freeman

Just five days before Colombia’s presidential elections this May, incumbent Juan Manuel Santos will be expected to appear before the Constitutional Court to explain what political rights would be afforded  Full Article »

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‘We feel a lot of pain’ for civilian victims of armed conflict: FARC
Apr 10, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

‘We feel a lot of pain’ for civilian victims of armed conflict: FARC

posted by Daniel E Freeman

Colombia’s oldest and largest living rebel group, the FARC, said Thursday that the rebels feel “a lot of pain” for the civilian victims of the country’s armed conflict that has  Full Article »

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Santos ‘would think twice’ before killing FARC leader ‘Timochenko’
Apr 10, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Santos ‘would think twice’ before killing FARC leader ‘Timochenko’

posted by Adriaan Alsema

The Colombian military knows “more or less” where FARC leader “Timochenko” is located, said President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday, adding that he would “think twice” before ordering the killing  Full Article »

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FARC demand peace talks continue during elections
Apr 9, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

FARC demand peace talks continue during elections

posted by Oliver Sheldon

The FARC, Colombia’s largest guerrilla group, have ruled out interrupting the peace process with the Colombian government during May’s presidential elections.

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Santos condemns ‘vile murders’ of police in south and southwest Colombia
Apr 9, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Santos condemns ‘vile murders’ of police in south and southwest Colombia

posted by Alexandra Jolly

The Colombian President spoke out on Tuesday condemning Colombia’s oldest guerrilla group, the FARC, for their recent attacks on Colombian policemen.

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FARC says conditions are in place to sign peace deal
Apr 7, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

FARC says conditions are in place to sign peace deal

posted by Daniel E Freeman

A peace delegate of Colombia’s FARC rebel group said Sunday that for the first time since peace talks between the government and the guerrillas began in late 2012, the existing  Full Article »

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Impunity for FARC would be ‘slap in the face’ to victims: Colombia’s Inspector General
Mar 31, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

Impunity for FARC would be ‘slap in the face’ to victims: Colombia’s Inspector General

posted by Victoria McKenzie

Colombia’s Inspector General said on Monday that impunity for rebel group FARC after a possible deal with the government would be a “slap in the face” to the group’s victims,  Full Article »

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FARC requests 2 rebel leaders be brought back to Colombia
Mar 31, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

FARC requests 2 rebel leaders be brought back to Colombia

posted by Connor Paige

Colombia’s largest rebel group, the FARC, called for the repatriation of two former guerrilla leaders currently imprisoned in the United States.

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No truth commission before Colombia peace deal signed: Govt to FARC
Mar 31, 2014 Ξ Comments are off

No truth commission before Colombia peace deal signed: Govt to FARC

posted by Andrew Wight

Colombia’s government is willing to form a “Truth Commission” along the lines of the post-Apartheid investigative bodies in South Africa, but only after a final peace agreement has been reached  Full Article »

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