Monthly Archives: October 2014

30th Cycle Begins With New Changes at the Peace Table

October 27, 2014 The thirtieth round of talks between the government of Colombia and the Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC-EP) began on Friday, Oct. 24 in Havana.  In this round, the parties have resumed discussion of the issue of victims; … Continue reading

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Vistas from Norway on the Colombian Peace Process

October 14-16, 2014 Oslo, Norway The scenery flying past my window on the fast train from the Central Station in downtown Oslo to the Oslo Gardermoen Airport about 30 miles to the north is spectacular in an understated kind of … Continue reading

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29th Cycle Ends; FARC Launches News Show on the Peace Talks

Oct. 5, 2014 The peace delegations of the Colombian government and the FARC ended their 29th cycle of talks on Friday, Oct. 3, and announced that they would initiate the 30th cycle on October 20.  During the 29th cycle, as … Continue reading

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Efforts to Subvert the Peace Process Denounced; Third Delegation of Victims to Havana

October 1, 2014 On Saturday, Sept. 27, Colombia’s lead government negotiator Humberto de la Calle  announced that he had been the target of a hacking operation that he classified as  “sabotage of the peace process.”  (Read his statement here.)   He charged that unknown … Continue reading

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