The Qatar Stars League, the highest professional league in Qatar met with members of the Colombian
Paralympic team competing in the 2015 IPC Athletics World Championships currently being held in Qatar.
Although the Colombian
government continues to fight against the production and trafficking of illicit drugs through aerial and manual eradication operations and aggressive enforcement activity, potential pure cocaine production in 2013 increased 12 percent to 190 metric tons (MT), an increase of 20 MT from 2012.
6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In January, Ximena Agudelo, a Colombian
flower worker at the 'Flores la Esmeralda' farm near Medellin, sent a hand-written letter to Kevin Whitaker, the U.
are accustomed to sharing coffee with friends; the specialty coffee market is simply broadening their beverage selection.
5 (BNA) -US President Barack Obama welcomed here Tuesday the announcement that Colombian
President Juan Manuel Santos reached a framework for peace negotiations between the Colombian
government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).
08 March 2011, SPA -- Twenty-one of 23 oil workers kidnapped in Colombia have been rescued by authorities, Colombian
Defense Minister Rodrigo Rivera said Tuesday.
CAIRO: The spokesman for an international peacekeeping mission in Egypt says a Colombian
soldier died of a gunshot wound sustained when another Colombian
peacekeeper fired from his weapon.
Ingrid Betancourt, the French-Colombian
politician held hostage by Farc rebels for more than six years, has thanked the Colombian
army for rescuing her.
Nonetheless, roughly one in three Colombians
(32%) told Gallup last year that the country's economic conditions are good.
5 million Colombians
have been forced to flee their homes, farms, churches and communities--by violence.
Marco Palacios presents a highly analytical and informative interpretation of Colombian
history in Between Legitimacy and Violence: A History of Colombia, 1875-2002.
As the two sides ironed out thorny agricultural issues, officials in neighboring Venezuela criticized Uribe's policies and Colombians
griped about coming competition.
Ultimately, however, the balance between peace and justice is a decision for Colombians
to make for themselves.
have had enough," says Ferney Lozano, director of the Legalization Now movement, which was founded in 1999 and claims more than 100 elected officials across the country as members.
The suspects' quick removal angered many Colombians
who felt they should have faced trials there.