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Havana Hosts Talks Between Colombian Guerrillas

The discussions seek to contribute to bringing the over 50-year-long armed conflict in the South American country to an end

FARC-EP Disarmament Makes Peace Move Forward

On November 24, President Juan Manuel Santos and the leader of that movement, Timoleón Jiménez, signed the definitive agreement to end the fighting and hostilities

Colombia Still Working on Transitional Zones for FARC-EP

The process would have been finished by the end of this year, but delays in getting the zones ready forced to change the schedule

Santos Condemns Violence against Community Leaders

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos condemned the violent escalation of community leaders and human rights defenders and announced that the Government will proceed forcefully against such crimes

UN Starts Supervision and Verification of Ceasefire in Colombia

The UN political mission began this Monday the verification of the bilateral cease-fire decreed by the Colombian government and the insurgent FARC-EP in August, a result of the peace agreements between the two sides

Colombia to Work on Adjustments to Peace Agreement

Colombia government and FARC-EP have reiterated their commitment to maintain the Ceasefire and the Bilateral, Definitive End to Hostilities decreed on August 29th

Nobel Peace Prize Granted to Colombian Juan Manuel Santos

Last September 26, Santos and the leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC-EP), Timoleon Jimenez, signed the so-called Final Agreement

Student Demonstration Welcomed at Colombia Presidential Palace

The Presidential Palace welcomed the massive student demonstration held at the central Plaza Bolivar in Bogota, Colombia last night in support of the peace agreement reached by the national executive with the FARC-EP

Most Colombians against Peace Accord in Referendum

Colombians voted NO in the referendum to approve the peace accord signed between the government and the FARC-EP last week

Colombia Government and FARC-EP Sign Historic Peace Agreement

In a historic ceremony, the Colombian government of Juan Manuel Santos and the FARC-EP formally signed a peace deal Monday, ending 52 years of armed conflict

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