Loading
Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed
Wanna join our 6011 other users? | Register
Menu 

Breaking News: Colombia

Colombia Reports

    Gov.uk: Colombia

    HRW: Colombia

    • Arvind Ganesan
      Arvind Ganesan is the director of Human Rights Watch’s Business and Human Rights Division. He leads the organization’s work to expose human rights abuses linked to business and other economic activity, hold institutions accountable, and develop s…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • José Miguel Vivanco
      José Miguel Vivanco, director of Human Rights Watch's Americas division, is a general expert on Latin America. Before joining Human Rights Watch, Vivanco worked as an attorney for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights at the Organization of…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • The War at the Colombia-Venezuela Border

      The War at the Colombia-Venezuela Border

      Expand Graffiti on the wall of a brothel in Convención in the Catatumbo region, where most women working were Venezuelan exiles. The EPL (Popular Liberation Army) is one of the arm…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Video: Attacks on Civilians in Border Area in Colombia
      Armed groups have committed egregious abuses against Colombian and Venezuelan civilians as they fight for control in Catatumbo, northeastern Colombia, Human Rights Watch. The report, “The War in Catatumbo: Abuses by Armed Groups Against Civilians…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Colombia/Venezuela: Attacks on Civilians in Border Area

      Colombia/Venezuela: Attacks on Civilians in Border Area

      August 8, 2019Video Video: Attacks on Civilians in Border Area in Colombia Armed groups have committed egregious abuses against Colombian a…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Interview: The War in Colombia’s Catatumbo Region

      Interview: The War in Colombia’s Catatumbo Region

      Who are the armed groups and what are they fighting over? F: There are three armed groups in Catatumbo. The largest one and most powerful is the Army of National Liberation (ELN), a left-wing guerilla group formed in the 1960s. The second largest i…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • The War in Catatumbo

      The War in Catatumbo

       SummaryThe 2016 peace accord between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia, FARC) presented a landmark opportunity to halt the serious abuses and atrocities associate…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • New Documents Raise Fears of a Return to “False Positive” Killings

      New Documents Raise Fears of a Return to “False Positive” Killings

      Expand Colombia's army commander, General Nicacio Martínez Espinel, left, and Colombia's Defense Minister Guillermo Botero, attend a military ceremony where Martínez was promoted…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • Colombian Government Downplays Murder of Community Leaders

      Colombian Government Downplays Murder of Community Leaders

      Expand José Jair Cortes, a community leader from the southwestern municipality of Tumaco who was murdered on October 17, 2017.  The murder of human rights defend…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
    • The Abandoned Women of Tumaco

      The Abandoned Women of Tumaco

      Expand Colombian Marines patrol the waters around Tumaco municipality, Nariño Department, in the Pacific coast of Colombia, on April 14, 2018 as Ecuador and Colombia launched a mil…
      - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

    The Economist: Colombia

    The Guardian: Colombia News

    • Venezuela's Guaidó pictured with members of Colombian gang
      Opposition leader plays down images but analysts say they could prove highly damagingJuan Guaidó, the Venezuelan politician fighting to topple Nicolás Maduro, is facing awkward questions about his relationship with organised crime after the publica…
      - 2 days ago, 13 Sep 19, 8:56pm -
    • Former Farc commanders say they are returning to war despite 2016 peace deal
      Men in YouTube video lambast the Colombian president, Iván Duque, and his government for not keeping its end of the dealTwo former commanders of the demobilised Colombian rebel group the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, Farc, have announced a…
      - 17 days ago, 29 Aug 19, 12:12pm -
    • Thousands forced to flee as rights group warns of 'war' in Colombia border area
      Three groups are fighting over drug routes and coca plantations as 40,000 have fled their homes, says Human Rights WatchIllegal armed groups have forced about 40,000 people to flee their homes as they fight for control of drug trafficking routes in C…
      - 38 days ago, 8 Aug 19, 9:57am -
    • Big cats and exotic birds: Colombia's rescued animals – in pictures
      Most of the animals at the Santa Cruz Foundation in San Antonio, Colombia, have been rescued from traffickers and circuses. The multimillion-dollar illegal wildlife trade is the fourth-largest in the country after drugs, guns and human trafficking Co…
      - 41 days ago, 5 Aug 19, 11:59am -
    • The Fairtrade mark is still trustworthy | Letter
      Joy and Richard Webb respond to recent negative coverage about the fair trade movementAs committed and hardworking supporters of fair trade for almost 30 years, we feel your correspondents (Letters, 27 July) missed the point of “The death of fair t…
      - 48 days ago, 29 Jul 19, 12:54pm -
    • Egan Bernal wins Tour de France and all of Colombia celebrates
      From the jubilant crowds in the cyclist’s home village up to the president, emotions run high Egan Bernal becomes first Colombian to win the Tour de FranceAlvaro Bernal, a Colombian corn farmer, traversed the pouring rain to reach the cobbled squar…
      - 49 days ago, 28 Jul 19, 3:22pm -
    • Peace is war as armed groups roil Colombia's lawless border region
      A peace deal with Farc guerrillas was meant to end decades of conflict but in Catatumbo violence is worse than everCamilo Pérez lost two brothers to Colombia’s long war. One was murdered by state-aligned militias, who falsely accused him of collab…
      - 57 days ago, 20 Jul 19, 7:02am -
    • Man held in Spain over attempt to smuggle cocaine under his wig
      When suspect removed wig officers found 503g of cocaine glued to his headPolice at Barcelona airport have arrested a Colombian man suspected of trying to smuggle half a kilo of cocaine into Spain concealed under his wig.Officers noted that the passen…
      - 61 days ago, 16 Jul 19, 7:09am -
    • Colombia must curb anti-union violence | Letters
      A plea to the Colombian government to tackle civil society violence and honour the 2016 peace agreementThe International Trade Union Confederation’s latest report shows the shocking extent of violence against trade unionists in Colombia. Thirty-fou…
      - 65 days ago, 12 Jul 19, 12:24pm -
    • Colombia's rebel poets: from 'verbal terrorists' to favoured sons
      The Nadaistas, an iconoclastic group of young poets in Medellín, once sparked outrage but now their influence is felt from the metro to the corridors of powerIn a small plaza in Medellín, the teenage poets threw the canon of Colombian literature on…
      - 65 days ago, 12 Jul 19, 12:13pm -
    Emergency Comeback
    Shorts Fix
    Dosha Pops
    In The Lights PR
    Lux Smiles Dentistry

    About PopMuse

    A curated aggregation of musings from across the land and of different subject matters for the scanoholics.