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News Colombia Putumayo: Get close to the face of an antigovernment guerrilla trying to bring Colombia back to war

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Get close to the face of an antigovernment guerrilla trying to bring Colombia back to war
News source: https://gigazine.net/gsc_news/en/20190929-colombia-farc

Coca's production bases are scattered throughout Colombia, including Putumayo, where FARC has established bases. In Putumayo Province, while the Colombian authorities controlled coca cultivation, ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Is Gran Tierra Energy (TSX:GTE) an Attractive Oil Stock to Buy?

Published on: Monday 14 October 2019
Is Gran Tierra Energy (TSX:GTE) an Attractive Oil Stock to Buy?
News source: https://www.fool.ca/2019/10/15/is-gran-tierra-energy-tsxgte-an-attractive-oil-stock-to-buy/

There has been a spate of attacks of the Transandino pipeline, including a bombing earlier this month attributed to the ELN, which connects the oil fields in the southern Putumayo Basin to the Pacific ...

News Colombia Putumayo: 'Based in hatred': violence against women standing in Colombia's elections

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
'Based in hatred': violence against women standing in Colombia's elections
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/oct/01/based-in-hatred-violence-against-women-colombia-elections

Her department, Putumayo, continues to be one of the top coca-growing parts of the country ... Photograph: Luis Robayo/AFP/Getty Images Ana Güezmes García, the Representative for UN Women in Colombia, ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Colombia’s Trasandino pipeline damaged in bombing

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
Colombia’s Trasandino pipeline damaged in bombing
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/colombia-trasandino-pipeline-damaged-bombing-225523421.html

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's Trasandino pipeline was damaged in a bomb attack, state-run oil company Ecopetrol said on Saturday, spilling crude into a nearby river. The attack took place in Orito ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Former Farc commanders say they are returning to war despite 2016 peace deal

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
Former Farc commanders say they are returning to war despite 2016 peace deal
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/aug/29/ex-farc-rebels-announce-offensive-despite-peace-deal-colombia-video

Photograph: AFP/Getty Images Two former commanders of the demobilised Colombian rebel group the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, Farc ... a former fighter living in the country’s southern ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Narcos and FARC dissidents in southern Colombia at war after years of cooperation

Published on: Monday 26 August 2019
Narcos and FARC dissidents in southern Colombia at war after years of cooperation
News source: https://colombiareports.com/narcos-and-farc-dissidents-in-southern-colombia-at-war-after-years-of-cooperation/

Colombia Reports relies on your financial support ... For months there have been reports of increased 1st Front activity in southern Putumayo without any reported violence between the Southwestern ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Flashback Friday: Yagé, Psychic Vine of the Amazon

Published on: Friday 16 August 2019
Flashback Friday: Yagé, Psychic Vine of the Amazon
News source: https://hightimes.com/culture/flashback-friday-yage-psychic-vine-of-the-amazon/

To get there I flew from Bogotá to Florencia, capital of the Caquetá Territory, a large province of Colombia mostly consisting ... in the mountains of the Putumayo Territory southwest of here.

News Colombia Putumayo: On Peru’s border, the Tikuna tribe takes on illegal coca growers

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
On Peru’s border, the Tikuna tribe takes on illegal coca growers
News source: https://news.mongabay.com/2019/08/on-perus-border-the-tikuna-tribe-takes-on-illegal-coca-growers/

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News Colombia Putumayo: FARC blow up Colombia’s main oil pipeline; fears of pollution in nearby river

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
FARC blow up Colombia’s main oil pipeline; fears of pollution in nearby river
News source: https://en.mercopress.com/2012/07/23/farc-blow-up-colombia-s-main-oil-pipeline-fears-of-pollution-in-nearby-river

Colombia's largest rebel group has blown up a section of the 220.000-barrel-per-day-capacity Caño Limon-Covenas oil pipeline, Ecopetrol and the army said, in the latest in a series of attacks on oil infrastructure.

News Colombia Putumayo: Allies in High Places Behind ‘La Constru’ Rise in Colombia

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Allies in High Places Behind ‘La Constru’ Rise in Colombia
News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/brief/key-arrests-reveal-constru-quiet-rise-power-colombia/

Previously a member of the Norte del Valle cartel, El Alacrán allied himself with La Constru after his release from prison in 2017, running crucial drug trafficking routes in Putumayo along the ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Colombia’s Push To Triple Proven Oil & Gas Reserves

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Colombia’s Push To Triple Proven Oil & Gas Reserves
News source: https://oilprice.com/Energy/Crude-Oil/Colombias-Push-To-Triple-Proven-Oil-Gas-Reserves.html

Colombia’s new government sees the development of its hydrocarbons potential as paramount to the country’s development and energy self-sufficiency, but local communities end up being the biggest obstacle in new oil & gas projects

News Colombia Putumayo: Resurgence of Coca in Putumayo Reflects Colombia’s Failed Strategy

Published on: Friday 12 July 2019
Resurgence of Coca in Putumayo Reflects Colombia’s Failed Strategy
News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/analysis/resurgence-coca-putumayo-colombia-failed-strategy/

The south of Putumayo has re-emerged as Colombia’s second-largest coca producing center, following a period of demobilizations and crop substitutions that had led to a decrease in coca production. But ...

News Colombia Putumayo: Amerisur Resources: Respectable Revenue Jump, Capital Gain Depends On Exploration

Published on: Tuesday 23 April 2019
News source: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4256062-amerisur-resources-respectable-revenue-jump-capital-gain-depends-exploration

Amerisur Resources is focused on oil exploration and production in two core areas, the Putumayo Basin (Platanillo and Mecaya) and the Llanos Basin (Indico and Mariposa fields) in Colombia.