Uribe will appear before court for alleged knowledge of activities of Colombian hacker

Alvaro Uribe, former President of Colombia and current Senator, will appear next week before the Supreme Court after being accused of alleged knowledge of the activities of hacker Andres Sepulveda, accused of spying negotiators in peace talks with the FARC guerrillas. Uribe...

The FARC and the government of Colombia resume peace talks

The FARC and the government of Colombia resumed negotiations this Wednesday after overcoming the suspension of the peace process by the capture of a general by the guerrillas, who was released 10 days ago. “We started today a new round of talks. Thus it is clear that we...

General kidnapped by FARC will be liberated after agreement with the Colombian government

The FARC and the government of Colombia agreed the conditions to release “as soon as possible” a general and four other captives in the hands of the rebels, announced this Wednesday diplomats from Cuba and Norway. “The parties have agreed on the conditions for...

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...

Peace talks between Colombia and the FARC are suspended for the kidnapping of a general

The president of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, on Sunday suspended the peace talks with the FARC, which take place since two years ago in Cuba, after the kidnapping of a general and two other people, attributed by the government to the Communist guerrillas. “Tomorrow...

The FARC admits liability for damages caused by the armed conflict

The FARC yesterday acknowledged the harm caused to civilians and to the Colombian army by the existing armed conflict since 50 years. “We explicitly recognize that our actions have affected civilians in different times and circumstances throughout of the (armed)...

47% of the FARC rebels entered ranks as children

Nearly half of the members of the FARC were recruited as minors, as it was revealed yesterday by a new study that seeks to be a “wake up call” on this practice, considered the “most serious” crime produced during armed conflict in Colombia. In response to...

Santos warns FARC that attacks could end the peace process

After that last Monday an attack by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), caused a blackout in Buenaventura, which so far remains without power, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos warned the guerrillas that such attacks could end the current peace process....
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