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...

ELN guerrilla willing to negotiate peace with the Colombian government

The guerrilla of the National Liberation Army (ELN) of Colombia, announced on Wednesday their willingness to attend a peace dialogue with the government and to consider the surrender of weapons to end an armed conflict of five decades. On the 50th anniversary of the taking of...

Santos invited the ELN to join the unilateral ceasefire as the FARC did

The president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, on Monday called on the country’s second largest guerrilla group, the National Liberation Army (ELN), to unilaterally cease hostilities, as the FARC did in late December. “We invite the ELN to join the initiative of an...