A Colombian paramilitary member reveals how the government collaborated with his narco-militia group to escort the Venezuelan legislator into Colombia.Full Story
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Several electoral candidates have been killed over the last few weeks as political violence rises in Colombia.
The group is also involved in the drugs trade and was described by Insight Crime as “one of the most powerful transnational criminal syndicates in Colombia”
Teachers say they aim to expand the social struggle amid the Colombian humanitarian crisis and state violence.
City authorities admitted that they had buried at least 900 homicide victims at a cemetery between 2002 and 2012 but kept it quiet to promote its “transformation process.”
Ten teachers have been killed and almost 700 have been threatened with death since Ivan Duque took office.
The jurisdiction was created under the peace agreement to bring into civilian life those responsible for war crimes during the armed conflict in Colombia.
According to the Institute of Studies for Development and Peace, 229 human rights defenders have been killed since the right-wing president took over in August 2018.
Colombia, Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru and Suriname signed the "Pact for the Amazon".
Former paramilitary ‘Victor’ says that Uribe’s lawyers had paid him over half a million dollars, along with other payments, for a favorable testimony.