President of Colombia Dismisses FARC Critics

The president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, dismissed the critics that FARC made about his policies on land during the negotiation meeting in Oslo, Norway. Last Thursday in Oslo, the chief negotiator of FARC, ‘Ivan Marquez’ whose real name is Luciano Marin Arango said that the...

Peace Between Colombian Government and FARC Faces a Difficult Path

The delegations between the Colombian government and FARC reunited in Oslo, Norway faced their differences to achieve a peace agreement. In the beginning of the meeting the Colombian government rejected immediately the model of economic growth of the country presented by the...

Peace process between Colombian Government and FARC Began in a Good Environment

The delegations of the Colombian government and FARC officially started with the peace process in a small locality in Hurdal, located at the north of Oslo, Norway. According to a source of the Colombian government the ambiance of the both sides is “respectful and sympathetic.”...

Colombian Government Delegation Arrived to Oslo to Begin with Peace Process

This Wednesday, October 17 the negotiating team of the Colombian government reached Oslo, Norway to begin with the peace dialogue with FARC. According to Radio Caracol (Colombia) it’s scheduled that the Colombian government delegation will meet in a secret location to define the...

Colombian Government and FARC are Ready to Begin Peace Dialogues

Yesterday, the second in command of FARC and chief negotiator, Ivan Marquez, arrived to Cuba to begin with the peace process of this guerrilla and travel to Oslo in the upcoming hours. Marquez along with the rest of the FARC delegation will travel together to Norway, where they...

Norwegian Chancellor Confirms Day for Dialogue between Colombia and FARC

Veslemøy Lothe Salvesen, spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Relations of Norwegian pointed out that there is “no postponement so far.” He also pointed out that the ministry will reveal next Tuesday the time and the place where the negotiations will be performed. Due to the last...

Lenin Moreno is a Candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize

The Ecuadorian vice president Lenin Moreno is a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize. This initiative was made by a group of Ecuadorians residing in Norway guaranteed by the assemblymen Celso Maldonado. The vice president belongs to the Commission of Handicapped People of the...

Ozone layer hole Over Arctic Continues to Expand

A large hole that appeared in the Earth’s protective ozone layer above the Arctic in 2011 was the largest recorded in the northern hemisphere. However scientists have stated that it is not man-made. The ozone layer high in the stratosphere protects the planet from the sun’s...