Carlos Molina Tamayo, former national security advisor to President Hugo Chávez, told Miami’s El Nuevo Herald today that the Venezuelan military has, in the past, supplied arms to the Colombian Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC).

Indigenous community leaders on Monday staged a take-over of Santiago-based radio station Bío-Bío to protest the station’s failure to report on the hunger strike of 32 Mapuche activists.

Juan Manuel Santos enters office on August 7 with a strong mandate that should help him tackle key socioeconomic issues.

El fin de semana fue de júbilo para las familias de cuatro miembros de las Fuerzas Militares secuestrados desde hace doce años por las FARC.

Nine people were killed and 50 others wounded yesterday in a massive explosion in the port city of Buenaventura, 200 miles south of Bogota.

Spain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs sent a message to Venezuela on Tuesday, demanding an explanation from the government for its alleged support of an alliance between Basque separatist group ETA and the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC).

Ongoing conflict and lack of state support threaten Colombia’s 1.4 million indigenous people, who face killings, sexual abuse, recruitment as child soldiers and the persecution of their leaders, according to a new report released Monday by the international human rights organization Amnesty International.

Paraguayan officials have arrested a man accused of participating in acts perpetrated by the Paraguayan People's Army (EPP)—an armed group that officials say has ties to Colombia's Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC).


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