Tag Archives: Arauca

Peace Talks Resume following New Agreements and Preparations for Ceasefire

August 17, 2016 Today the peace delegations of the Colombian government and the FARC-EP resume the next round of what promises to be an extended marathon in their quest to secure a Final Peace Accord.  The government delegation arrived yesterday … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Peace Process Gearing Up for the Next Round

20 January 2015 From Jan. 15-18, representatives of the Colombian government and the FARC-EP held planning meetings to exchange proposals on the methodologies to be followed in the upcoming cycles of peace talks.  On Jan. 18, they released a joint … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sidelining the Spoilers

November 26, 2014 When the news broke last week that Colombian Brigadier General Rubén Darío Alzate and two colleagues had been detained in the Chocó region by the Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC-EP), it threw the country’s two-year old peace … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crisis Management in Colombia: Update on an Unfolding Crisis

November 24, 2014 A week that should have been given over to reflection on the achievements and pending agenda of the Colombian peace talks in Havana was spent seeking to manage a crisis that caused the suspension of the 31st … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Unfolding Story: Temporary Suspension of Colombian Peace Talks in Cuba

Monday, November 17, 2014 Just after midnight this morning, as the government of Colombia and the FARC-EP were preparing to resume their 31st round of conversations in Havana, President Juan Manuel Santos ordered his negotiators not to travel to Havana … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Victims Arrive in Havana for End of Round 30; Ver conferencias de prensa aquí

Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 Today, the peace delegations of the government of Colombia and the FARC-EP are meeting with the fourth delegation of victims in Havana.  The group includes six women and six men, of which three have been victimized by … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Arauca

November 18, 2013 The Department of Arauca, on the northeastern edge of Colombia bordering Venezuela, is home to the Caño-Limón-Coveñas pipeline.  The conflict over natural resources, territory, and autonomy here has involved all of Colombia’s armed actors–the Colombian Revolutionary Armed … Continue reading

Rate this:

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments