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ONE MILLION CAMPESINO HOUSEHOLDS IN COLOMBIA HAVE LESS LAND THAN A COW

By Antonio Paz Cardona/Mongabay Latam Semana Sostenible, February 19, 2020 https://sostenibilidad.semana.com/impacto/articulo/concentracion-de-la-tierra-en-colombia-el-1-por-ciento-de-las-fincas-mas-grandes-ocupan-el-81-por-ciento-de-la-tierra/40882 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) This is …

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THE LAW OF EL CLAN DEL GOLFO IN APARTADÓ (ANTIOQUIA PROVINCE)

Fifteen years after the massacre in Mulatos Medio and La Resbalosa By Camilo Pardo Quintero, El Espectador, February 20, 2020 …

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THE JEP’S OWN PENALTIES: WHEN THE PUNISHMENT IS NOT PRISON

By Laura Dulce Romero, El Espectador, February 4, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/justicia/jep/las-sanciones-propias-de-la-jep-cuando-el-castigo-no-es-la-carcel-articulo-902817 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Special Jurisdiction …

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THE CHARRY SOLANO BATALLION AS AN EMBLEM OF TORTURES AND DISAPPEARANCES IN THE ’80’s

El Espectador, February 7, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/justicia/jep/el-batallon-charry-solano-como-emblema-de-torturas-y-desaparicion-en-los-80-articulo-903470 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Social organizations have presented a report to …

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CHOCÓ, BESIEGED BY TERROR

By Patricia Lara Salive, El Espectador, February 13, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/choco-sitiado-por-el-miedo-columna-904415 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) “We are terrified. …

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THE WAYUU ARE DYING OF THIRST

By Alejandro Reyes Posada, El Espectador, February 6, 2020 https://www.onic.org.co/comunicados-regionales/3612-el-exterminio-por-sed-de-los-wayuus (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) All the talk …

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THE BAD TASTE AMONG THE WAYUU AFTER THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT DECISION AGAINST CERREJÓN

By Felipe Morales Sierra, El Espectador, February 5, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/el-sinsabor-entre-los-wayuu-por-el-fallo-de-la-corte-constitucional-contra-cerrejon-articulo-903185 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) It’s been more …

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HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH WARNS OF THE CRIMES AND ABUSES BY THE ELN AND DISSIDENTS IN ARAUCA AND APURE

By Diana Durán Nuñez, El Espectador, January 22, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/arauca-y-apure-tierras-de-nadie-donde-se-fortalecen-el-eln-y-disidencias-de-las-farc-articulo-900957 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, Assistant City Attorney) This Wednesday the …

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THE ABSENT STATE

By Armando Montenegro, El Espectador, February 2, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/estado-ausente-columna-902522 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) In its 200 years …

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MANCUSO AND “JORGE 40” ARE HEATING UP THE DEBATE ABOUT THE “PARAS” IN THE JEP (Special Jurisdiction for Peace)

They would come in as financers. Experts call for thinking about the rights of the victims. El Tiempo, January 24, …

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