The Other Americans: Colombia’s Fragile Peace In Splinters

By Jeff Abbott, Progressive.org -

The renewal of armed struggle follows neglect of the peace process from the far right. “[President] Duque is taking advantage of the discourse of Donald Trump to put back in place repressive [...]

Colombia: CIA Platform For Aggression Against Venezuela

By Carlos Fazio, Resumen Latinoamericano -

On August 28, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the creation of the Venezuela Affairs Unit (VAU), which will be located in the U.S. Embassy in Bogota, Colombia. This moves leaves no doubt [...]

A Warning About The Indigenous Genocide In Colombia

By Francisco Quintana, Opendemocracy.net -

For more than five decades, Colombian indigenous peoples resisted the power of warfare, refusing to abandon their land. When the peace agreement eventually passed in November 2016 many thought [...]

Colombia Armed FARC: Colombia Peace Only Possible With ‘Humanist Gov’t’

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The "new guerrilla" movement led by former Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, People's Army (FARC-EP) Ivan Marquez announced to the public Saturday it is willing to engage in "dialogue" with [...]

FARC-EP Commanders Resume Armed Struggle Against Colombian Government

By Cuba Debate, Resumen English. -

In response to the “betrayal of the “Peace Accords” by the Colombian state signed in Havana in 2016, a group of commanders of the insurgent Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army [...]

Venezuela Exposes Failed Terrorist Plan From Colombia

By Telesur English. -

Caracas, Venezuela - Vicepresident Jorge Rodriguez presented evidence of a failed attack on Venezuela's highest courts located in Caracas meant to be carried out by criminals trained in [...]

Death Curse In Caloto – Colombian Unionist And Opposition Candidate Declared “Military Object”

By James Patrick Jordan, Afgj.org -

Under cover of night while those inside are sleeping, a manila envelope is slipped under the door. Rising in the morning to greet the day, Andy Murcia Parra picks it up and opens it. But even [...]

Actions Today: Colombia – The Invisible Genocide

By Common Frontiers. -

(Toronto, Ottawa, Buenaventura) Protests are being organized across Canada and in 58 cities around the world on July 26 to demand an end to the wave of mass killings targeting human rights [...]

Colombia Worldwide Protests Called Against Murder Of Colombian Social Leaders

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The Defenders of Peace Movement said Monday that in the last one month at least 10 social leaders were killed in Colombia and called for an international march on July 26 in protest of the [...]

Afro-Colombian Human Rights Defender Facing Assassination

By Amnesty International. -

Danelly Estupiñan defends the rights of the afro-descendent population in Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca as part of the organization Black Community Process (Proceso Comunitario Negro). For the [...]

133 Former FARC Members Assassinated Since Peace Agreement Signed In 2016

By Alba Ciudad, Orinoco Tribune. -

Servio Delio Cuasaluzán Guanga was murdered on Monday in Colombia, specifically at El Palmar point, Chabú village, municipality of Ricaurte (Nariño), and became former FARC guerrilla number 133 [...]

FARC Leader Jesus Santrich Freed At Top Court’s Order

By Staff, Telesur -

Colombia's Prosecutor office announced Thursday the release of Jesus Santrich, less than a day after the country's Supreme Court ordered his release, the latest development in a legal saga [...]

Stop The White House Assaults On Colombia’s Peace Accord

By James Patrick Jordan, AFGJ -

In what may constitute a mortal blow to Colombia’s peace process, President Ivan Duque has defied the order by the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (JEP) to releaseJesús Santrich, aka Seuxis [...]

Indigenous Leaders Decry Colombia’s Deadly Crackdown On Land Protesters

By Taran Volckhausen, News.mongabay.com -

One person has reportedly died and another was injured after police in Colombia cracked down on a protest by indigenous groups demanding a meeting with the country’s president over land rights. [...]

Urgent-Colombia Minga Betrayed, Uribe Defends Possible Massacre Of Protesters

By Staff, Afgj.org -

The Alliance for Global Justice is saddened and enraged that Colombia’s President Iván Duque, just 200 yards away, decided to abandon his visit with indigenous and popular movement leaders in [...]