Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos and Inspector General Alejandro Ordoñez reached an understanding on Thursday, in a turn of events that could facilitate a successful conclusion of an ongoing peace process Full Article »
Colombia’s State Council has ruled that members of the armed forces, including the military and police, can also be deemed victims of the armed conflict, according to El Tiempo newspaper.
A European Union (EU) delegation met with experts and NGOs in Colombia’s capital Bogota on Thursday to seek ideas on how to better protects displaced Colombians seeking land restitution, according the Spanish news Full Article »
As six more FARC commanders joined peace talks with Colombia’s government in Cuba this week, local media reported that the rebels plan to send more members of their political leadership to Havana. PROFILE: FARC Among Full Article »
France’s embassy in Colombia on Wednesday denied a claim by newspaper El Espectador the European country will host peace talks between the Colombian government and rebel group FARC currently held Full Article »
Former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe has rejected an invitation from President Juan Manuel Santos to discuss ongoing peace talks with the FARC, calling it a “false gesture,” local radio station Santa Fe Full Article »
A top commander of Colombia’s largest rebel group FARC and three lower ranked commanders have been transferred to Cuba where peace talks are held, former President Alvaro Uribe claimed on Tuesday.