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Proceso de paz en “coma inducido”

El presidente de Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos, decidió suspender de manera unilateral el proceso de paz con las irregulares Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia, raíz del secuestro, por parte de esa guerrilla, del general Rubén Darío Alzate el domingo anterior. 677 more words


Colombian General's Capture Puts FARC Rebels on the Defensive

It seemed like the tactical error of a raw recruit, not a Colombian army general who is a former top commander of the military’s anti-kidnapping unit. 636 more words

Hackers blamed for unusual tweets from Jeremy Clarkson, Colombian FARC rebels

TV presenter Jeremy Clarkson and Colombian militia group FARC may not have much in common, but this week they were linked by headlines blaming hackers for potentially embarrassing Twitter messages. 684 more words


Are Colombia and Peru doing enough to combat human trafficking?

As 2014 comes to a close, a new report by an Australian non-governmental organization, the Walk Free Foundation, provides grim estimates about modern slavery: over 35 million people are enslaved throughout the world. 802 more words

Latin America

FARC and Colombia Govt Agree on Release of Soldiers Whose Kidnap Suspended Peace Talks

The FARC and the Colombian government appear to have come to an agreement guaranteeing the release of General Ruben Dario Alzate and four other people being held by the rebel group, after the capture of Alzate on Nov. 310 more words