The FARC will maintain in Colombia its unilateral truce for an indefinite period

The communist guerrillas of the FARC decided to maintain their unilateral truce indefinitely in Colombia, despite several attacks of the Army, announced on Monday the former congresswoman Piedad Cordoba, after meeting with rebel leaders in Cuba. “The peace FARC delegation...

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...

Bilateral definitive ceasefire is welcomed with “satisfaction” by FARC

The FARC expressed on Thursday its “satisfaction” by the decision of President Juan Manuel Santos to analyze a bilateral ceasefire, but noted that he assumes a “contradictory” position when ordering to intensify military operations. “We welcome the...

The FARC reported that “military siege” threatens unilateral ceasefire

The FARC reported on Sunday in Havana that the Colombian army intensifies the “siege” against their units in the Llanos Orientales and the Cauca, which endangers the unilateral and indefinite truce declared last December 20. “The military siege against guerrilla...

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...

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...

FARC Unilateral ceasefire is fulfilled uneventfully

The ceasefire of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), which started at 00:01 local time on Saturday, fulfilled a day without having registered violent actions in Colombia. The unprecedented unilateral and indefinite ceasefire decreed by the FARC, whose duration is...

Santos values the ceasefire but does not accept conditions of the FARC

The Colombian government enthusiastically welcomed yesterday the announcement of unilateral and indefinite cease-fire of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), which begins tomorrow, but will not accept conditionings requested by the guerrillas. On Wednesday, the FARC...
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