The FARC reported that “military siege” threatens unilateral ceasefire

The FARC reported on Sunday in Havana that the Colombian army intensifies the “siege” against their units in the Llanos Orientales and the Cauca, which endangers the unilateral and indefinite truce declared last December 20. “The military siege against guerrilla...

FARC keeps a captive soldier of the Colombian Army

The Colombian army reported on Monday that a professional soldier was kidnapped by the FARC in the Southwest of the country. The attack came one day before the mentioned guerrilla group began a unilateral ceasefire announced in Cuba on Wednesday. On Friday, in a rural area of the...

Five Colombian soldiers die after combats with the FARC

Five soldiers died in combat with the FARC in a rural area of the municipality of Santander de Quilichao, western Colombia, on the eve of a unilateral ceasefire announced by the guerrillas, the army reported on Friday. “We have the misfortune of five soldiers who were...

General Alzate asks his military retirement after being released by FARC

The general released by the FARC in Colombia, whose capture led to the suspension of the peace process with the communist guerrillas, asked to the government his retirement from the military forces on Monday. “For my military honor, as first virtue of the soldier I have...