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Human Rights Nightmare Continues in Silence in Colombia

Dan Kovalik | Posted 05.05.2015 | World
Dan Kovalik

While the press continues to vilify Venezuela, to the exclusion of any Colombian coverage, Colombians are actually seeking safe haven in Venezuela -- an irony worth noting.

'Colombia Will Have Peace Without Impunity': Santos

Adriana Aristizábal | Posted 08.18.2014 | World
Adriana Aristizábal

During the speech that acknowledged Juan Manuel Santos' victory, he spoke about the peace process with the FARC and the ELN and said that without the weight of the conflict Colombia will be a great nation.

Colombian Presidential Election: What Is at Stake for the Colombian People?

Adriana Aristizábal | Posted 08.12.2014 | World
Adriana Aristizábal

Will they have impunity? Will they be integrated into the political system without punishment? Or, is there a price to be paid?

Rebels Free Canadian Hostage

AP | VIVIAN SEQUERA | Posted 08.27.2013 | Latino Voices

BOGOTA, Colombia -- Colombia's No. 2 rebel group on Tuesday freed a Canadian mining executive it kidnapped in January and whose release the government...

Ten Soldiers Killed In Rebel Attack

AP | CESAR GARCIA | Posted 05.23.2013 | Latino Voices

BOGOTA, Colombia -- At least 10 Colombian soldiers were killed and six wounded Wednesday in a pre-dawn attack on an army patrol with homemade explosiv...

Caracas Cables: Drug Trafficking Venezuelan Airline? Senator Dodd's Meeting With Chávez; Wild West Border Region

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 11.07.2011 | Latino Voices
Nikolas Kozloff

It's a bit difficult to stay on top of all the U.S. diplomatic correspondence between various American embassies in Latin America. In an effort to stay afloat, I decided to sift through many of these Wikileak cables, taking note of intriguing, incendiary or just plain odd documents.

Get Cuba off the List of State Sponsors of Terror

Sarah Stephens | Posted 10.24.2011 | World
Sarah Stephens

It is both untrue and a travesty to paint Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism as the United States government did in its annual report on the subject last week.

The U.S. Must Work for Peaceful Resolution to Colombian Armed Conflict

Dan Kovalik | Posted 09.04.2011 | World
Dan Kovalik

While the mainstream press has been silent on the issue, there is a growing movement in Colombia for a peaceful settlement of the decades-long civil w...

Why Is Colombia Putting The Screws To Chavez Now?

The New Republic | Francisco Toro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Venezuela and Colombia are the original odd-couple of Hemispheric diplomacy. With the former run by a rambunctious socialist autocrat and the latter b...

Colombia's Presidential Campaign Kicks Off -- Finally

John Otis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Otis

The highpoint of Uribe's presidency was a daring hostage-rescue operation. But in the aftermath, as the president maneuvered to keep his job, his reputation took a hit.