Colombia

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 19:22:20 +0000
Colombia suspends arms imports from Israel
Colombia’s President Gustavo Petro on Thursday suspended arms imports from Israel and called on a global boycott of the self-proclaimed Jewish State. In a tweet, Petro announced the import ban… The post Colombia suspends arms imports from...

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 17:40:22 +0000
Colombia’s ombudsman warns for possible turf wars in Bogota
Colombia’s Ombudsman’s Office issued an alert about escalating tensions between paramilitary organization AGC and Venezuelan drug trafficking organization Tren de Aragua in Bogota. In the alert, the Ombudsman’s Office said… Th...

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 14:38:21 +0000
Colombia’s foreign ministry in turmoil over “corrupt” passport deal
Colombia’s Foreign Ministry is in turmoil after its secretary general signed off on a $150 million (COP599 billion) contract without the approval from the acting minister. In a stunning move,… The post Colombia’s foreign ministry in...

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 19:56:20 +0000
Paramilitaries’ former commander repatriated to Colombia
The US government repatriated Salvatore Mancuso, the former commander of paramilitary organization AUC, to Colombia on Tuesday. Mancuso spent the past 16 years in Americans prison over the drug trafficking… The post Paramilitaries’ former...

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 21:04:59 +0000
Colombia’s Supreme Court still deadlocked over new chief prosecutor
Colombia’s Supreme Court again failed to pick a new chief prosecutor despite international pressure to do exactly that. Consequently, acting Prosecutor General Martha Mancera will remain in office. Mancera, who… The post Colombia’s ...

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