Monthly Archives: June 2016

Avanza separación de menores de campos de FARC-EP

26 de junio de 2016 COMUNICADO CONJUNTO# 77 La Habana, Cuba, 25 de junio de 2016 En el marco del “Acuerdo sobre la salida de menores de 15 años de los campamentos de las FARC-EP y compromiso con la elaboración … Continue reading

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Colombia Cease-Fire Accord Marks Historic Turn 

June 24, 2016 “Colombia Cease-Fire Accord Marks Historic Turn” (Reprinted from “Q&A: On the Issues with Virginia “Ginny” Bouvier,” by Fred Strasser). More than a half-century of internal warfare in Colombia is on the brink of a peaceful resolution after … Continue reading

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More on Ceasefire: Joint Communiqué #75

June 22, 2016 Statement read at this morning’s press conference in Havana by Marcela Durán, Director of Communications for the Colombian Government Peace Delegation, and Marcos León Calarcá, member of the FARC-EP Peace Delegation: Havana, Cuba July 22, 2016 The delegations … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Bilateral Ceasefire Agreement to be Announced Tomorrow in Havana

June 22, 2016 Early this morning, the Colombian government and the FARC-EP reached a historic agreement for a bilateral ceasefire and on the concentration zones where FARC fighters will lay down their weapons, ending more than half a century of … Continue reading

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New Agreements Reached While Final Points Are Fine-Tuned in Havana

June 17, 2016 It has been a month of steady progress at the peace table in Havana.  After completing their fiftieth cycle of peace talks on Wed., May 25, 2016, the Colombian government and the Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC-EP) … Continue reading

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New Steps to Address The Tragedy of Colombia’s Disappeared

June 10, 2016 Virginia M. Bouvier and Lisa Haugaard* The tragedy of the “disappeared” in Colombia’s more than half-century of internal war cuts across the entire society. Among those who were forcibly seized and then vanished without further information are … Continue reading

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