"We regret to report that our partner Yordan Tovar, director of SINTCAFROMAYO, Fensuagro and Patriot March, was killed today in Puerto Asis, Putumayo. There are already 6 partners killed in 2020. Ivan Duque, And the guarantees?."
On Thursday, in a different area of the country, the Putumayo Border Peasant Workers Union leader, Yordan Tovar, was killed in the municipality of Puerto Guzman, in the Department of Putumayo.
He was in the Union's store when armed men arrived and shot him several times. With this new crime, 21 social leaders have been killed in Colombia so far this year.
Meanwhile, Colombia President Ivan Duque does not implement concrete and forceful mechanisms to prevent the killing of social leaders in this South American country.