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PEOPLE ARE STILL AFRAID TO TELL THE TRUTH ABOUT THE ARMED CONFLICT IN SOUTHERN META PROVINCE

By Carolina Ávila Cortés EL ESPECTADOR, April 23, 2019 Original article: https://colombia2020.elespectador.com/verdad/aun-hay-miedo-de-contar-la-verdad-del-conflicto-armado-en-el-sur-del-meta (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The …

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COLOMBIA WITHOUT A POSTCONFLICT

By Clara López Semana, April 30, 2019 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) A headline in “El Espectador” says …

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DAVID CHAR, THE FIRST OF THOSE PROSECUTED FOR “PARAPOLITICA” TO BE ACCEPTED BY THE JEP

He promised to identify other members of Congress who were connected with the paramilitaries between 2002 and 2010. El Tiempo, …

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Minister Botero is trying to confuse Colombians: Vivanco on false positives

Semana (Colombia), February 28, 2019 Original article: https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/jose-miguel-vivanco-sobre-casos-de-falsos-positivos-que-involucran-a-la-cupula-militar-nombrada-por-ivan-duque/603199 Translated by Rolf Schoeneborn SEMANA spoke with journalist José Miguel Vivanco [director …

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AN INCREASING NUMBER OF CONVICTS AND ‘EX-PARAS’ WHO DON’T WANT TO TAKE THEIR STORIES TO THEIR GRAVES

EL TIEMPO, April 1, 2019 Original article: https://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/jep-colombia/aumentan-presos-y-exparas-que-dicen-no-querer-llevarse-a-la-tumba-varias-de-sus-verdades-344072 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Editor’s note: “Paras” are right-wing …

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THE ORDER, THE CONTROL AND THE CULTURE OF THE PARAMILITARIES CONTINUES TO BE IN EFFECT IN THIS COUNTRY: COLOMBIAN COMMISSION OF JURISTS

El Espectador, February 8, 2019 Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator A study released by the Colombian Commission of …

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“I have been one of the most sacrificed for defending Uribe. I won’t do it again.” Rito Alejo

La Semana (Colombia), February 15, 2019 Original article: https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/rito-alejo-del-rio-en-video-trata-de-sinverguenza-a-uribe-pastrana-duque-y-santos/601586 Translated by volunteer Deryn Collins Through a video shown by Blu …

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JEP CONNECTS GENERALS DEL RIO AND USCÁTEGUI TO THE GENOCIDE OF THE PATRIOTIC UNION

By Jairo Tarazona RCN Radio (Colombia), March 4, 2019 Original article: https://www.rcnradio.com/judicial/jep-vincula-generales-del-rio-y-uscategui-por-genocidio-de-la-union-patriotica Translated by CSN Volunteer Eunice Gibson The JEP …

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“FALSE POSITIVES ARE NOT A PART OF THE ARMED CONFLICT”: MOTHERS OF SOACHA

El Espectador, Bogotá, March 5, 2019 Original article: https://colombia2020.elespectador.com/jep/falsos-positivos-no-hacen-parte-del-conflicto-armado-madres-de-soacha Translated by CSN Volunteer Eunice Gibson Editor’s note: As this article …

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The alert in El Salado is really throughout Montes de María

By Juan Pablo Pérez B., La Silla Vacia (Colombia), January 21, 2019 Original article: https://lasillavacia.com/silla-caribe/la-alerta-en-el-salado-es-en-realidad-en-todo-montes-de-maria-69629 Translated by CSN volunteer Diana …

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