The scholar who accused the US army of sexually abusing 53 girls in central Colombia has admitted to having no evidence to substantiate his claim. Meanwhile, other allegations of sex Full Article »
The scholar who accused the US military of sexually abusing more than 50 children in 2004 has no evidence to substantiate his claims, raising serious questions about his integrity.
Colombia’s government and rebel group ELN will meet in Ecuador the coming days seeking to turn ongoing exploratory talks into formal peace negotiations, according to local media.
The Colombian government called former President Alvaro Uribe “a patriot” on Wednesday, opening speculation as to the opposition leader’s future involvement in efforts to end the country’s half-century-long conflict.
Without the participation of rebel leader Simon Trinidad, currently incarcerated in the United States, the FARC will not agree to any comprehensive peace accord, the guerrilla group announced Tuesday.
Miss Universe, Colombia’s Paulina Vega has rejected the invitation of her country’s largest rebel group the FARC to visit the ongoing peace talks with the government in Cuba.
Some 86% of forensic examinations associated with sex crimes in Colombia are carried out on minors, according to UNICEF.
Controversial former senator and leader of the Broad Front for Peace, Piedad Cordoba, has rejected President Juan Manuel Santos’ decision to resume air strikes against rebel group FARC.
Extradited FARC leader Simon Trinidad could be repatriated to Colombia from the United States where he is currently serving a 60-year prison sentence, according to a US analyst.