Tag Archives: Displacement

“THE GOVERNMENT ISN’T INTERESTED IN WHAT’S GOING ON IN ARGELIA”

By Pablo Montoya, EL ESPECTADOR, April 26, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/nacional/al-gobierno-no-le-interesa-lo-que-pasa-en-argelia/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) During the April 18 …

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THE PORT THAT’S AGROUND IN FEAR

By José Luis Valencia and Carolina Bohórquez, EL TIEMPO, February 19, 2021 https://www.eltiempo.com/colombia/cali/buenaventura-situacion-actual-en-ciudad-del-valle-567935 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) …

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“THE PEOPLE FEEL THAT THE BANDITS ARE THE AUTHORITIES HERE”: BISHOP OF BUENAVENTURA

By Martin Elías Pacheco, EL ESPECTADOR, February 9, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/la-gente-siente-que-la-autoridad-son-los-bandidos-obispo-de-buenaventura/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Monsignor Rubén Darío …

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ENOUGH! THE NEW SPIRAL OF VIOLENCE IS JOLTING THE COUNTRY

SEMANA, August 22, 2020 https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/masacres-en-narino-cauca-y-arauca-sacuden-a-colombia-en-pandemia–noticias-hoy/696294 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Selective murders, displacement, criminals fighting for territory. Five …

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ITUANGO: THE SAD MARCH OF EXODUS AND OF THE THREATS TO PEACE

SEMANA, July 18, 2010 https://www.semana.com/nacion/articulo/excombatientes-de-las-farc-reincorporacion-bajo-fuego-noticias-de-colombia-hoy/687510 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Bursts of gunfire break through the peace. The …

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THE PARTICIPATION BY CATTLE RANCHERS IN A PARAMILITARY CONVIVIR IN URABÁ

By Nicolás Sánchez Arévalo, EL ESPECTADOR, May 24, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/justicia/verdad/la-participacion-ganadera-en-una-convivir-de-los-paramilitares-en-uraba-articulo-921065 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Documents from the …

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AFRO-COLOMBIANS IN LA LARGA AND TUMARADÓ ARE RESISTING EVICTION

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, May 21, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/la-resistencia-del-pueblo-negro-de-la-larga-y-tumarado-contra-el-despojo-articulo-920475 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Even though the …

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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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CATATUMBO HAS NEITHER GOD NOR LAW

Semana, August 11, 2019 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Catatumbo situation is getting out of hand. This …

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Colombia Heads the List with the Greatest Number of Displaced Persons

(Translated by Rolf Schoeneborn, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.elespectador.com/noticias/elmundo/colombia-encabeza-listado-de-paises-mayor-numero-de-des-articulo-638816 Colombia thus tops other nations in armed conflict like Syria (6.6 million) and …

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