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News Colombia Security: Same-sex marriage now legal in Costa Rica and Colombia

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
Same-sex marriage now legal in Costa Rica and Colombia
News source: https://menafn.com/1100221760/Same-sex-marriage-now-legal-in-Costa-Rica-and-Colombia

Both Costa Rica and Colombia, the two nations bordering Panama ... Costa Rica had made important advances in recognizing the rights of the LGBTI population in recent years, such as those that ...

News Colombia Security: Colombia Tightens COVID-19 Restrictions at Border with Brazil

Published on: Thursday 14 May 2020
Colombia Tightens COVID-19 Restrictions at Border with Brazil
News source: https://www.voanews.com/covid-19-pandemic/colombia-tightens-covid-19-restrictions-border-brazil

Colombia launched new measures Thursday night aimed at stopping a rise in coronavirus infections near the border with Brazil. President Iván Duque said residents in the Amazon region are instructed to stay home unless making essential trips for food or medical help. The military has also dispatched troops to strengthen border security. The latest restrictions are aimed at helping Colombia's overwhelmed hospital system and to provide safeguards for the indigenous people of the Amazon region, where there has been a spike in COVID-19 cases. The Associated Press says the National Indigenous

News Colombia Security: DMCC connects with UAE ambassador to Colombia through virtual conference

Published on: Monday 25 May 2020
DMCC connects with UAE ambassador to Colombia through virtual conference
News source: https://www.zawya.com/uae/en/press-releases/story/DMCC_connects_with_UAE_ambassador_to_Colombia_through_virtual_conference-ZAWYA20200526051836/

DMCC's Executive Chairman and CEO hosts virtual briefing with UAE Ambassador to Colombia This website uses cookies to improve your online experience. They were placed on your computer when you ...

News Colombia Security: Colombia elections: Candidates face spate of violence

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Colombia elections: Candidates face spate of violence
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/colombia-elections-candidates-face-spate-violence-191010164945436.html

Caucasia, Colombia - Nine bullet holes dot the front door and window of Jhon Jairo ... After the last attack, Vasquez decided to stop his campaign outside of Caucasia's main urban area for security ...

News Colombia Security: Illegal Mining Crackdown in Timbiquí, Colombia Angers Residents

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Illegal Mining Crackdown in Timbiquí, Colombia Angers Residents
News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/analysis/illegal-mining-timbiqui-colombia/

Locals and workers whose homes or equipment were destroyed by security forces are less likely to cooperate with authorities in the future. SEE ALSO: Colombia’s Remote Telembí Triangle Sees Gangs Shake ...

News Colombia Security: Colombia’s EPL Faces Bleak Prospects After Death of Pácora

Published on: Tuesday 01 October 2019
Colombia’s EPL Faces Bleak Prospects After Death of Pácora
News source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/brief/colombia-epl-death-pacora/

Later, in February, authorities arrested Luis Miguel Montejo Salazar, alias “Bayan,” a top security operative for both Megateo and Pácora. Pácora may prove to have been the EPL’s final overall leader, ...

News Colombia Security: Claudia Carrasquilla, Colombia’s incorruptible prosecutor?

Published on: Monday 26 August 2019
Claudia Carrasquilla, Colombia’s incorruptible prosecutor?
News source: https://colombiareports.com/claudia-carrasquilla-colombias-incorruptible-prosecutor/

Please become our patron and support independent reporting from Colombia. Public Security prosecutor Claudia Carrasquilla has become one of Colombia’s most feared public officials as she has ...

News Colombia Security: US gives Colombia the runaround over evidence to support FARC leader drug trafficking claim

Published on: Sunday 07 July 2019
US gives Colombia the runaround over evidence to support FARC leader drug trafficking claim
News source: https://colombiareports.com/us-gives-colombia-the-runaround-over-evidence-to-support-farc-leader-drug-trafficking-claim/

Colombia Reports relies on your financial support ... imminent plot to either assassinate or illegally extradite him after which Santrich abandoned his security detail. Not even the FARC apparently ...

News Colombia Security: UN Security Council to visit Colombia in July

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
UN Security Council to visit Colombia in July
News source: https://www.chron.com/news/us/article/UN-Security-Council-to-visit-Colombia-in-July-14053822.php

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council will be heading to Colombia in July for a firsthand look at implementation of the 2016 peace agreement between the government and the country's main ...

News Colombia Security: Venezuela’s implosion is becoming Colombia’s security nightmare

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Venezuela’s implosion is becoming Colombia’s security nightmare
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/07/05/venezuelas-implosion-is-becoming-colombias-security-nightmare/

As Venezuela’s economic and political situation continues to plumb new depths, analysts fret that the crisis is bound to spill over its borders sooner or later. The most obvious candidate for ...

News Colombia Security: Secretary-General’s Special Representative Warns against Reopening Colombia’s Final Peace Agreement in Climate of Uncertainty

Published on: Monday 15 April 2019
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/colombia/secretary-general-s-special-representative-warns-against-reopening-colombia-s-final

The Special Jurisdiction is a vital component of the peace process, and any further delay in its implementation could undermine Colombia’s political, socioeconomic and security prospects.