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Stories with organization: Colombia government
  • Colombia suspends raids on FARC camps following rebel truce 
    Updated: Jul-25-15 10:43 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's government is suspending aerial bombings of guerrilla camps in a bid to de-escalate fighting and breathe new life into struggling peace talks.

  • Colombia, rebels agree to strive for full cease-fire 
    Updated: Jul-12-15 10:47 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Colombia's government and leftist rebels have agreed to accelerate peace negotiations and will attempt to negotiate a cease-fire even before reaching an agreement to bring an end to the South American nation's five-decade-old conflict.

  • UN says coca production jumped 44 percent in Colombia 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 11:58 am

    BOGOTA, Colombia - Cultivation of the leaf used to make cocaine skyrocketed last year in Colombia, according to a new study by the United Nations that is likely to raise questions about the government's decision to abandon a US-backed aerial eradication campaign.