Tag Archives: Colombian Military

“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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THE ARMY CONTRADICTS ITSELF AND FAILS TO DISPEL THE DOUBTS ABOUT ITS OPERATION IN PUTUMAYO

By Valentina Parada Lugo, EL ESPECTADOR, April 17, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/conflicto/ejercito-se-contradice-y-no-despeja-dudas-sobre-operativo-en-putumayo/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) While the military …

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WHY ARE THEY KILLING US IF THEY’RE THE ARMY?

By Carolina Tejada, Agencia Prensa Rural, April 7, 2022 https://prensarural.org/spip/spip.php?article27865 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) “The community was …

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THE PUTUMAYO OPERATION: THE ARMED FORCES WON’T SAY WHETHER CIVILIANS WERE KILLED

EL ESPECTADOR, April 7, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/judicial/operacion-en-putumayo-fuerzas-militares-no-responden-si-hay-civiles-muertos/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) At the press conference, Minister Diego Molano …

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GENERAL BARRERA AND OTHER MEMBERS OF THE MILITARY ARE HAVING A PARTY NOW THAT OTONIEL IS TO BE EXTRADITED

Las 2 Orillas, April 6, 2022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Daíro Antonio Úsuga David, alias Otoniel, will …

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A MAJOR IN THE COLOMBIAN ARMY SAYS THAT THE CLAN DEL GOLFO IS MADE UP OF FORMER COLOMBIAN MILITARY IN CHOCÓ

By Camilo Alzate González, EL ESPECTADOR, April 2, 2022 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) While a transitional justice …

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THE ARMY IS COVERING UP ITS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE MASSACRE THAT TOOK PLACE IN THE VILLAGE OF EL REMANSO

AGENCIA PRENSA RURAL, April 1, 2022 https://prensarural.org/spip/spip.php?article27845 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Witnesses have confirmed that on Monday, …

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