Several Colombian ministries, including defense, along with the National Police say the government needs to do more to protect social leaders before upcoming elections.Full Story
The former far-right President Uribe was summoned on Friday for an investigation in a case of witness manipulation.Full Story
During Gaviria’s governorship, during which he was a close ally of right-wing President Uribe, the Gaviria family bought huge areas of land from displaced Campesinos.
Abraham Domico’s assassination comes a few days after the murder of two guards on the hands of irregular groups linked to drug trafficking.
The murder of two 'guards' on Saturday attests to the dramatic situation that indigenous communities live daily.
Violence has shaken communities and robbed them of their leaders one murder at a time. Indigenous are calling a state of emergency.
"It has been a very long and very hard process, because it has led to threats and persecution by the soldiers of the ‘third army brigade’ as well as from paramilitary groups"
The drop was further exacerbated by Finance Minister Alberto Carrasquilla presentation of 2020's budget.
"Following the protocols and in compliance with the law, the aircraft were neutralized," Codai published.
Twenty-year-old Gersain Yatacue, a member of the Indigenous guard and the Kiwe Thegna community, was ambushed and killed by a group of unknown assailants Thursday.
Over 100 Colombians wanted the UN Refugees Office to help them be relocated in other countries after their turbulent stay in Ecuador.