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WITH A DECREE GOVERNING CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIONS, THE GOVERNMENT TILTS THE SHOWDOWN OVER COCA ERADICATION IN ITS FAVOR

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, April 13, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/pais/con-decreto-sobre-tutelas-gobierno-inclinaria-a-su-favor-el-pulso-por-la-erradicacion-de-coca/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The decision that …

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ANLA DIRECTOR TALKS ABOUT HIS SUPPORT FOR A FUMIGATION PLAN

EL TIEMPO, April 14, 2021 https://www.eltiempo.com/vida/medio-ambiente/director-de-la-anla-habla-sobre-su-aval-a-plan-de-fumigaciones-581022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Rodrigo Suárez insists that he made the …

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BETWEEN 2016 AND 2020, 75 LEADERS OF COCA SUBSTITUTION HAVE BEEN MURDERED

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, March 26, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/pais/entre-2016-y-2020-75-lideres-de-sustitucion-de-coca-fueron-asesinados/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The We Are …

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THE WAR AGAINST COCA AND PROTECTION OF THE CAMPESINOS

By Alejo Vargas Velásquez, El Colombiano, September 6, 2020 https://www.elcolombiano.com/opinion/columnistas/guerra-contra-la-coca-y-proteccion-campesina-EA13577322 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) We heard high …

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COCA INFLATED: REPORTS OF ERADICATION BY THE ARMED FORCES HAVE BEEN ALTERED

SEMANA, July 11, 2020 https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/reportes-de-erradicacion-forzada-de-coca-del-gobierno-estarian-alterados/685728 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) SEMANA has obtained testimony and evidence from government …

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A UNITED STATES BRIGADE IN COLOMBIA, ANOTHER BLOW TO THE PROGRAM FOR VOLUNTARY SUBSTITUTIONOF COCA PLANTINGS It will begin its operations on June 1

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, May 31, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/pais/brigada-norteamericana-en-colombia-otro-golpe-la-sustitucion-voluntaria-de-coca-articulo-921822 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Three campesinos and …

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“WE’VE BEEN FIGHTING AGAINST THE DRUGS FOR 45 YEARS AND WE’RE WORSE OFF THAN BEFORE”: JUAN MANUEL SANTOS

By Felipe Morales Sierra, EL ESPECTADOR, May 7, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/llevamos-45-anos-luchando-contra-las-drogas-y-estamos-peor-que-antes-juan-manuel-santos-articulo-918441 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The former President, …

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GOVERNMENT: ANSWER US!

By Patricia Lara Salive El Espectador, August 16, 2019 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Twenty members of Colombia’s …

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