Iván Márquez FARC Drugs Investigation

Former FARC leader flees Bogotá as suspicions arise over his involvement in US drugs...

Former FARC leader and chief peace negotiator Iván Márquez has decided to relocate to the Espacio Territorial de Miravalle, a rural camp for ex-guerrillas, in his native Caquetá province. In a letter he sent to...

“Historical memory goes hand in hand with peace”: María Emma Wills Obregón on Bogotá’s...

The unopened Museo de Memoria Histórica will debut its first exhibition, 'Voces para transformar a Colombia', at the FILBo (Feria Internacional del Libro Bogotá), which will be on display from now until the 2nd May. María...

United Nations report calls for action on situation Colombia

A United Nations report on the situation of human rights in Colombia in 2017 has called on the government to do more to protect rural communities as they continue to suffer from violence in the wake of the FARC’s disarmament.

FARC leader Jesús Santrich to face extradition?

Prominent FARC leader Seuxis Paucias Hernández Solarte, also known as ‘Jesús Santrich’ was arrested on April 9 at the request of U.S. authorities. Santrich and three other FARC ex-combatants could now face extradition to the U.S. for allegedly conspiring to export 10 tons of cocaine, Attorney General Nestor Humberto Martínez declared in a televised address
Álvaro Uribe

Investigations into former President Álvaro Uribe to be reopened, Supreme Court rules

Newly uncovered recordings of former President Álvaro Uribe have led the Colombian Supreme Court to reopen investigations against him relating to alleged witness-tampering and perverting the course of justice. The Court had initially been investigating...