Juan Manuel Santos
At least six people died.
Fabio Andres Diaz, International Institute of Social Studies Civil unrest seems to be the order of the day – and the coming
Instead, it has preferred to sabotage infrastructure, such as oil pipelines. In 1998, ELN attacked the Cusiana-Coveñas oil
Juan Manuel Santos urged a major rethinking of an effort that has failed to control "this scourge that feeds violence and corruption."
President Juan Manuel Santos' September agreement with the FARC was derailed by a successful disinformation campaign that
Even though the failure of President Juan Manuel Santos's FARC peace deal is a major setback for peace in Colombia, many Western commentators have painted an overly pessimistic picture of Colombia's political future.
Disarming and demobilizing ex-combatants often causes them to worry about their security. A former paramilitary member told
Peace is not simple and setbacks are inevitable. But a new generation of Colombians has an enormous stake in making peace prevail. And so does the international community as last night's announcement of the Nobel Peace Prize being awarded to President Santos so clearly demonstrates.
Exclaimed President Juan Manuel Santos to the General Assembly in New York this week. A peace accord was signed on August 26, 2016 in Havana, Cuba, between the leaders of Colombia and the FARC, Colombia's foremost opposition group, and faces a referendum on October 2nd.
With the participation of President Juan Manuel Santos, the first trees of Colombia's Forest for Peace were planted August 19 in the Amazon department of Vaupés.
The United Nations threw a large and lavish party at its headquarters in New York on Earth Day, the opening day of the signing ceremony for the world's new climate agreement. About 170 heads of state and government representatives came to inscribe their names, in alphabetical order by country, in the General Assembly Hall.
He'd also like the U.S. to suspend arrest warrants for the group's leadership.