Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday called to intensify military actions against Colombia’s largest armed group FARC after an attack that killed seven police and wounded five.
Seven police have been killed and another five wounded on Tuesday in an ambush. According to the government, the exceptionally bloody attack was carried out by rebel group FARC and neo-paramilitary group “Los Full Article »
Authorities in Colombia’s western Pacific port city of Buenaventura have temporarily banned the carrying of weapons and sale of alcohol following a guerrilla attack that left nearly 500,000 people without Full Article »
Even as the violence shows signs of winding down, with peace talks underway between the government and the country’s largest rebel groups, children continue to suffer the direct effects of Colombia’s Full Article »
The highway connecting Colombia and Ecuador has been closed by authorities following an explosives attack allegedly carried out by FARC rebels on Monday evening.
Local police from the central state of Antioquia are attributing an attack on an army patrol unit Sunday to Colombia’s largest guerrilla army, the FARC.