UN: Security Council approves statement to achieve a “sustainable peace”

The Security Council of the UN yesterday approved a statement highlighting the need for a “comprehensive and integrated approach” to achieve “sustainable peace” in countries that have been stricken by armed conflicts. The statement was endorsed at a...

Law opens possibility of putting an end to the armed conflict in Colombia

A law, enacted this week in Colombia, opens the way to countersign this year an eventual agreement for the end of the armed conflict, of over more than 5 decades, providing a tool that delineates in time the talks with the guerrillas, analysts said. Standard 1745, signed on...