BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians vote on Sunday for a new congress that will tackle legislation for the next president and play a historic role in creating laws to end five decades of conflict if peace is reached with Marxist FARC rebels. FULL ARTICLE AT The Baltimore Sun
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians vote on Sunday for a new congress that will tackle legislation for the next president and play a historic role in creating laws to end five decades of conflict if peace is reached with Marxist FARC rebels.
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Human rights activists say the releases, expected to begin this month, are both premature and perilous for a country that many believe is on the cusp of making peace with leftist rebels. Victims of the paramilitaries fear they won't ... FULL ARTICLE AT Seattle Post Intelligencer
Source: Agence France-Presse Country: Colombia 03/04/2014 19:56 GMT HAVANA, March 4, 2014 (AFP) - The FARC guerrilla group said Tuesday Colombia's government has turned down its request to send representatives to Bogota to argue in court against ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Source: US Department of State Country: Colombia Posted by Chris Murguia Deep in the Colombian countryside, tucked away amongst mountainous terrain, lays the town of Puerto Venus in the Nariño municipality. Accessible primarily by foot and mule, Puerto Venus was ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Source: UN Development Programme Country: Colombia Uffyunu, a Wayuu indigenous woman, has witnessed two massacres in her life, when paramilitary groups invaded her village, killed dozens of people and left hundreds without a home in 2001 and 2004. "It was ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People’s Army (Spanish: Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia – Ejército del Pueblo), also known by the acronym of FARC or FARC-EP, is a self-proclaimed Marxist-Leninist revolutionary guerrilla organization.
FARC is a VNSA, considered a terrorist group by the Colombian government, the United States Department of State, Canada and the European... Full
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