Colombian authorities on Thursday released the detained brother of a notorious paramilitary leader serving a lengthy jail sentence in the US on the grounds that the investigation into his case has Full Article »
A heated debate on former President Alvaro Uribe’s alleged ties to paramilitaries and drug cartels even forced former paramilitary leader Salvatore Mancuso to file criminal charges over slander.
Following Wednesday’s debate on the alleged criminal past of former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe, a far-right senator and staunch Uribe supporter announced plans for a debate regarding supposed connections between congressmen Full Article »
After perhaps one of the most contentious senate sessions seen in Colombia, Congress appears to be more polarized than ever as a number of official complaints are to be filed over accusations Full Article »
Leftist opposition senator Ivan Cepeda on Wednesday claimed that Colombia’s former President Alvaro Uribe worked with the Medellin Cartel’s top finance man, among several other accusations of ties to criminal Full Article »
The son of Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday published a selfie with his father’s predecessor and fiercest political opponent, Senator Alvaro Uribe, in support of a campaign to promote peace Full Article »
Colombia’s Senator Ivan Cepeda said on Tuesday he has evidence confirming old allegations former President Alvaro Uribe had links with the notorious Medellin drug cartel’s leader Pablo Escobar.
Canada has granted political asylum to Colombia’s former peace commissioner who has skirted justice for over two years, according to Semana magazine.
The commander of the Colombian army defended nine top army personnel under investigation for their complicity in a scandal involving the murder of thousands of civilians.
Colombia’s opposition is not allowed to explicitly mention Colombia’s former president and current senator Alvaro Uribe in a pending debate on politicians’ ties to paramilitary groups.