Colombia’s police on Saturday said they had arrested a suspected FARC rebel convicted of taking part in the 2003 kidnapping of three American military contractors. The defense workers weren’t released Full Article »
The first 12 of 60 victim representatives met with the delegations of rebel group FARC and the Colombian government in Cuba to discuss the treatment of victims in the event of Full Article »
The first delegation of victims of Colombia´s armed conflict traveled to Cuba on Friday, where they will partake in the negotiations between FARC and the government.
The FARC’s top commander Rodrigo Londoño, nom de guerre “Timochenko,” expressed his doubts that a peace deal with the Colombian government could be reached by the end of 2014, according to an interview published Full Article »
The FARC’s supreme leader, “Timochenko,” vowed on Friday that his rebel group will ” explain as much as possible” about victimization and “accept the consequences” of the rebels’ actions in Full Article »
Only two of six of the FARC’s top commanders currently in Cuba to negotiate an end Colombia’s 50-year-long war between rebels and state are allowed to take part in politics in Full Article »