martes, octubre 15, 2019

Spotlight: Panama’s major waterworks projects as Varela prepares to leave office

Panama’s President Juan Carlos Varela, who leaves office on June 30, visited some of the water projects that are being built under the 100% potable water coverage program launched at the...

Cover of the newspaper El País of the day 18/11/2018

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Mexico vows to help Honduras via tree-planting program

The presidents of Honduras and Mexico have signed a letter of intent for cooperating on ways to stem the tide of Central American migrants seeking asylum in the U.S. Mexican President Andres...

ELN rebels release helicopter crew as ‘FARC dissidents’ kidnap traffic cop

ELN rebels released the three crew members of a helicopter that was taken down in northeastern Colombia last month as it was transporting $500 thousand. The pilot and two employees of money...

FARC dissidents support indigenous protest, defense minister claims after guerrilla attacks

Following a number of guerrilla attacks in southwest Colombia on Tuesday, the country’s defense minister accused indigenous protesters of receiving support from rearmed FARC guerrillas. Guerrillas carried out five attacks in Cauca...

FARC leader goes up in smoke. What happened and what now?

The disappearance of FARC leader “Jesus Santrich” on Sunday amid rumors of an assassination plot plunges the future of Colombia’s peace process into its latest crisis. People close to Santrich told media on Sunday...

“This festival is a showcase of Colombia”: Julia Salvi

Julia Salvi, director and founder of the International Music Festival of Cartagena and general director Antonio Miscena spoke with The City Paper about January’s celestial edition. The City Paper (TCP): In January, the...

US supports Duque’s latest attempt to sink Colombia’s war crimes tribunal

The United States ambassador dealt another major blow to Colombia’s peace process on Monday, stating his government supports Colombian President Ivan Duque’s latest attempt to sink a war crimes tribunal. In an...

Colombia sacks more generals amid apparent army command crisis

Colombia’s Defense Minister announced the retirement of three top generals and the replacement of the army’s second in command amid a growing crisis in the very top of the military. According to...

Is Venezuela spying in Colombia?

Colombia’s government and local media are stirring concerns that Maduro has deployed spying operations on Colombian soil, without offering sound evidence to back it up, or context. Spying claims Colombian migration announced in...