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Urabá Farmers Are Dying as They Await Land Restitution

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) IPC Press Agency (Colombia), October 6, 2017 In this region there are more …

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Peace Community of San José de Apartadó continues under paramilitary threat

(Translated by Peter Lenny, CSN Volunteer Translator) By Colombia Informa, September 12, 2016 12 Sept. CI. – Last Thursday, 8 …

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The Coca Bomb Explodes

(Translated by Peter Lenny MCIL, CSN Volunteer Translator)  By Natalia Arenas and Juanita Vélez, La Silla Vacía (Colombia), October 6, …

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Bloodshed in Llorente, Tumaco: Massacre and Infamy

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) By José Antonio Gutiérrez D., Rebelión The massacre that took place recently in …

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RECOMMENDATIONS TO STOP THE MURDERS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS

(Translated by CSN Volunteer Translator Steve Cagan) By Colombia2020, El Espectador, September 12, 2017 Three reports by the non-governmental program …

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PARAMILITARISM (AND MORE…)

(Translated by Diana Méndez, CSN Volunteer Translator) By Antonio Caballero, Semana, September 2, 2017 Many powerful people in this country …

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THE MINERS OF SEGOVIA AND REMEDIOS ARE PROTESTING TO DEMAND GUARANTEES THAT THEIR EMPLOYMENT WILL BE FORMALIZED

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) For the third time this July, the small-scale miners of those two municipalities …

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THE FARC’S TRANSFORMATION INTO A POLITICAL PARTY BEGINS (

(Translated by Susan Healey, CSN Volunteer Translator) *More than 1,000 delegates inaugurate the first Congress and sing the party’s hymn …

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CSN Newsletter Summer 2017

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles on the Colombian Peace Accord, mining, and the impact of Trump. All …

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Colombia Support Network Delegation to Colombia, November 6-18, 2017

The Colombia Support Network (CSN) is organizing a delegation to Colombia for November 6-18, 2017. We will begin our visit …