Juan Manuel Santos will impugn Petro’s restitution

The president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, announced to local media of this country that will challenge the judgment of the Superior Court of Bogota that reinstated Mayor Gustavo Petro. The president said that will make it “because it is an action that is putting into...

Gustavo Petro is reinstated as mayor of Bogotá

“In this case, the law ordered me to reinstate the Mayor Petro and I have signed the decree for the reinstatement in office of Mayor Gustavo Petro. This decision is simply to comply with the law, I have no choice”, said President Juan Manuel Santos. These statements...

Santos appoints Mercedes Maldonado as mayor of Bogota

The President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos decided to appoint as responsible Mayor of Bogotá Maria Mercedes Maldonado, who will be the official who leads the administration until new elections are held after the dismissal from office of Gustavo Petro on March 20. Maldonado,...