Showing posts with label Colombia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Colombia. Show all posts

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Colombia becomes NATO's first LatAm global partner

Colombia becomes NATO's first LatAm global partner
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on Thursday made official, together with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, his country's cooperation agreement as a "global partner" of the alliance, thus becoming the first Latin American nation to attain that "status."

Friday, February 9, 2018

Colombie: des candidats FARC "agressés", le parti suspend sa campagne

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Le parti issu de l'ex-guérilla colombienne des Farc a annoncé ce vendredi suspendre sa campagne électorale pour les scrutins législatif et présidentiel, en l'absence de "garanties" après des "sabotages" et des agressions" ayant visé certains de ses candidats."

Sunday, August 27, 2017

Colombia grants refuge to 6 Venezuelan judges

Venezuelan judges
The Colombian government has granted refuge for 30 days to six of the 33 judges sworn in last July by the Venezuelan National Assembly legislature, and who fled their country after President Nicolas Maduro ordered their arrest.

Monday, July 31, 2017

US sanctions Maduro after controversial Venezuelan vote

The U.S. on Monday sanctioned Venezuelan President Maduro
The U.S. on Monday sanctioned Venezuelan President Maduro one day after he led his government's effort to elect a national Constituent Assembly, an move Washington called a "rupture in Venezuela’s constitutional and democratic order".

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Colombia Landslide Leaves More Than 250 Dead in Putumayo Province

Flooding and mudslides in the Colombian city of Mocoa sent torrents of water and debris crashing onto houses, killing 254 people, injuring hundreds and sending terrified residents, some in their pajamas, scrambling to evacuate.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Bolivian gov't suspends Lamia airlines' license after deadly Colombia crash

The Bolivian government said Thursday it was suspending Lamia's operating license.

Colombia plane 'skipped refuel stop' before crash: The pilot was the one who took the decision

The plane that crashed in Colombia killing 71 people including Brazilian footballers had skipped a scheduled refuelling stop, media has quoted a representative of the Bolivian airline as saying.

Colombian Gov't to Resume Peace Talks With Second Largest Rebel Group in January

Peace talks between the Colombian government and the National Liberation Army (ELN) rebel group have been postponed until January, the government said in a statement.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Colombie: signature jeudi du nouvel accord de paix avec les Farc

Le gouvernement colombien et la guérilla des Farc ont annoncé mardi qu'ils signeront jeudi à Bogota le nouvel accord de paix conclu pour mettre fin à plus d'un demi-siècle de conflit armé.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Colombian gov't, FARC to announce new peace deal in coming hours

Negotiating teams from the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, guerrilla group will announce a new peace agreement here in the coming hours, a spokesman for the rebels' delegation to the talks told EFE Saturday.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Colombian gov't and FARC to restart peace talks

The Colombian government and the insurgent Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) will return to the negotiation table in Havana from Nov. 3, to seek a new peace agreement.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Colombia gov't delays ELN peace talks until prisoner freed

With talks officially set to begin Thursday between the Colombian government and the National Liberation Army (ELN), the Minister of the Interior, Juan Fernando Cristo, said that the talks would only proceed should the ELN free former congressman, Odín Sánchez.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016

Colombia extends ceasefire with FARC through end of December

In the wake of Colombian voters rejection of a peace deal between their government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, President Juan Manuel Santos extended a ceasefire with the rebel group as a new deal is worked out.

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