Correa admits talks between the Colombian government and the ELN in Ecuador

Talks between representatives of the Colombian government and the Ejército de Liberación Nacional took place in Ecuadorian soil, admitted Wednesday president Rafael Correa, who offered support for the talks to continue. At a press conference, Correa said: “President Juan...

ELN guerrillas urges US take responsibility for Colombian conflict

The ELN, the second guerrilla Colombia and currently in exploratory peace talks with the government on Sunday called on the US to assume its responsibility in the Colombian armed conflict, spanning more than five decades. The National Liberation Army (ELN) attributed to...

Colombian guerrillas ELN request the government a unilateral ceasefire

The ELN guerrillas in Colombia requested this Monday through their website a unilateral ceasefire by the state as part of preliminary talks with the government to officially establish a dialogue table “It is urgent that the President (Juan Manuel Santos) declares a...

FARC activates release protocol for Colombian soldier captured

The FARC announced the activation of special humanitarian protocol to release “in the coming days,” the soldier of the Colombian army, Carlos Becerra Ojeda, captured six days ago in the department of Cauca (south). “We informed the country that today has...

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...

FARC confirms abduction of General Ruben Alzate and two companions

The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) confirmed this Tuesday that they have General Ruben Dario Alzate and two companions in their possession, who were kidnapped on Sunday in northwestern Colombia. This retention caused that President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos...
FARC announced the early release of French journalist through twitter

FARC Announced the Early Release of French Journalist Through Twitter

French journalist, Romeo Langlois, was in a Colombian military operation against drug trafficking when he was captured by Colombian guerrillas on April 28, 2012. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) announced that the journalist will be released in the coming hours...