Tag Archives: FARC

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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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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Will There Finally be Peace with Justice in Colombia?

We have now reached the final days for the disarming of the FARC guerrillas, as established by the Peace Accord …

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The Awry Steps of Gas Natural Union Fenosa in Colombia: Chronicle of an intervention foretold

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) In a timely fashion the Colombian government decided to take …

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Colombia: Peace agreement must open the door to justice

  Source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2016/12/colombia-peace-agreement-must-open-the-door-to-justice/ 1 December 2016, 10:27 UTC The ratification of the peace agreement marks the beginning of a new and …

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WE, THE ORGANIZATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND VICTIMS, SUPPORT THE TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE, AGREED TO IN HAVANA, AS A CONTRIBUTION TO THE BATTLE AGAINST IMPUNITY

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://coeuropa.org.co/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Orgs-DDHH-respaldan-punto-5.pdf OPEN LETTER TO HIS HONOR, THE PRESIDENT OF …

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Farewell to the Arms- The Life of a Guerilla

(Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://lasillavacia.com/silla-llena/red-caribe/historia/adios-las-armas-la-vida-de-un-guerrillero-de-base-58060 Gilbert Vargas is a guerilla in the Teófilo Forero column. He has …

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Plan Colombia, Permanent War, and the No Vote

by Laura Carlsen Source: http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/10/20/plan-colombia-permanent-war-and-the-no-vote/ The Colombian people voted NO to peace. Or to be exact, 50.2% of 37% of the eligible …

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