Wikileaks releases 7000 new cables on Colombia

Wikileaks releases 7000 new cables on Colombia

Wikileaks released 500,000 US diplomatic cables from during the administration of President Jimmy Carter, more than 7,000 of which are related to Colombia.

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posted by Alice Bradshaw-Smith on May 27, 2015

Colombia’s extraordinary Lost City

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Colombia’s Lost City, or “Ciudad Perdida,” is the extraordinary archaeological site of a city lost for generations, only rediscovered in the 1970s by local looters.

posted by Alice Bradshaw-Smith on Apr 30, 2015

Colombia’s Sofia Vergara to have star on Hollywood’s walk of fame

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Colombia’s Sofia Vergara to have star on Hollywood’s walk of fame

Colombian actress Sofia Vergara is to have her own star on Hollywood’s prestigious Walk of Fame.

posted by Adriaan Alsema on May 6, 2015

How I helped a pseudo-scholar spread anti-American propaganda

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How I helped a pseudo-scholar spread anti-American propaganda

Instead of spurring a serious investigation into alleged sexual abuse carried out by the US military in Colombia, I feel my recent reporting on the scandal has been a disservice  Full Article »

posted by Adriaan Alsema on May 28, 2015

Guarantors urge Colombia government and FARC to agree to bilateral ceasefire

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Cuba and Norway, the guarantor countries attending Colombia’s ongoing peace talks, on Wednesday urged the Colombian government and rebel group FARC to agree to a bilateral ceasefire and put an end to ongoing escalation of  Full Article »

posted by Talor Gruenwald on May 27, 2015

Legitimate youth employment in Colombia scarce: report

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Legitimate youth employment in Colombia scarce: report

Youth employment in Colombia is most often characterized by poor working conditions, instability, low wages and lack of protections and rights according to a report released by the International Labor  Full Article »

posted by Talor Gruenwald on May 25, 2015

It’s official: Falcao to leave Manchester United

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It’s official: Falcao to leave Manchester United

Colombian soccer player Radamel Falcao will leave Manchester United after a disappointing season, the English club announced via Twitter Monday.