Tag Archives: Colombian Military

“I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE MADE MORE PROGRESS WITH THE MILITARY”: DE ROUX

By Gloria Castrillón Pulido, COLOMBIA+20, EL ESPECTADOR, September 10, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/informe-final-comision-de-la-verdad/fransico-de-roux-habla-sobre-el-informe-final-me-hubiera-gustado-avanzar-mas-con-los-militares/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Fr. Francisco …

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THE END OF THE BOMBINGS, ANOTHER RUNG ON THE LADDER TO PETRO’S TOTAL PEACE

By Nelson Matta Colorado, EL COLOMBIANO, August 26, 2022 https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/el-fin-de-los-bombardeos-otra-polemica-idea-de-paz-de-petro-FO18524717 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Ministry of …

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ANOTHER COMPLAINT ABOUT A POSSIBLE ALLIANCE BETWEEN THE COLOMBIAN MILITARY AND “MATAMBA”

EL ESPECTADOR, July 31, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/judicial/la-otra-denuncia-sobre-una-posible-alianza-de-militares-con-matamba/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Colombian Army’s inspectors, as well as …

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THE KILLING OF A SMALL-SCALE MINER BY THE COLOMBIAN ARMY IS STRONGLY CONDEMNED

ContagioRadio, July 26, 2022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) There was strong condemnation in the last few days …

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REFORMING THE RIOT POLICE AND CHANGES IN THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE, CONTROVERSIAL PROPOSALS BY THE COMMISSION

EL TIEMPO, June 29, 2022 https://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/investigacion/comision-de-la-verdad-propone-reforma-del-esmad-y-cambios-a-la-fiscalia-683501 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Final Report included recommendations, which are …

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HIGH-RANKING CIVILIAN AND MILITARY OFFICERS KNEW ALL ABOUT THE “FALSE POSITIVES”, REPORT SAYS

By Silvia Corredor Rodríguez, EL ESPECTADOR, May 6, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/jep-y-desaparecidos/falsos-positivos-altos-mandos-militares-y-civiles-como-expresidentes-uribe-y-santos-si-sabian-de-las-ejecuciones-extrajudiciales/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Strategic Litigation …

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“WE NEED MORE OF THE WHOLE TRUTH,” THE VICTIMS OF THE FALSE POSITIVES DEMAND TO THE JEP

Colombia+20, EL ESPECTADOR, April 27, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/jep-y-desaparecidos/falsos-positivos-segundo-dia-de-audiencia-de-reconocimiento-de-responsabilidad-de-militares-por-ejecuciones-extrajudiciales/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) After listening to two days of …

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THEY WEREN’T LIES. LET’S LET GO OF THE DENIAL.

EL ESPECTADOR, May 1, 2022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Faced with the heartbreaking testimonies by ten soldiers …

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“LIKE A COWARD, I MURDERED CIVILIANS”: SOLDIERS ADMIT “FALSE POSITIVES”

EL TIEMPO, April 26, 2022 https://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/jep-colombia/jep-falsos-positivos-que-reconocieron-militares-en-audiencia-667794 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) A milestone for transitional justice took place …

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RELIVING OUR OWN CALVARY

Message from the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó April 18, 2022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) …

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