Monthly Archives: January 2014

Colombia on the Washington Agenda

January 21, 2014 Long lines gathered outside the residence of the Colombian Embassy last Wednesday night (January 15) for entry to the reception celebrating the credentialing of Colombia’s new Ambassador to the United States, Luis Carlos Villegas, and welcoming him … Continue reading

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Talking Peace in a Time of War

January 20, 2014 Delegations of the Colombian government (now joined by Nigeria Rentería and María Paulina Riveros) and the FARC-EP (joined by Julián Conrado) initiated the nineteenth cycle of peace talks in Havana on Monday, January 13.   On Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Wrapping up the Old Year and Starting Afresh

12 January 2014 Happy New Year to all! The delegates of the government of Colombia and the FARC-EP resume their conversations in Cuba on illicit crops and drug trafficking tomorrow.  (See my two earlier posts, one in Spanish and one … Continue reading

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