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Colombia urges Cuba to reconsider peace protocol and release ELN soldiers

President Iván Duque announces the capture of three ELN operatives in Choco and Nariño. Photo by César Carrión for presidencia.gov.co After condemning last week’s attack...
Bogotá bombing

Shock, sadness and fear: Initial reactions to Bogotá car bomb

As Colombians reel from the first car bombing in the capital since 2010, the atmosphere in the city is muted. Locals – one of whom condemned the attack as “cowardly” ­– described their sadness and expressed fears of an escalation in violence.

A crosshair on their backs: the seemingly unstoppable crisis behind the murders of social...

The killings of social leaders continue unabated in Colombia. The assailants and motives behind the killings vary according to each individual case. Although the government has condemned...

UN ‘highly concerned’ over number of ex-FARC member deaths since peace deal

A makeshift building at a FARC reintegration camp in Santa Lucia, Antioquia. Photo by Arjun Harindranath At least 85 members of Colombia’s FARC rebel group have been killed in...

Opinion: Enemies of the Documentary

Margarita Martinez’s 90-minute documentary “La Negociación” shows the humanity involved during the peace process between the Government and the FARC in the words of the negotiators themselves. La Negociación is a must-watch documentary that...