Colombia’s Supreme Court will move forward with investigations into the October 1997 massacre of El Aro — a paramilitary killing spree that appears strongly tied to the governorship of former president Alvaro Uribe.
Former President Alvaro Uribe said Sunday that one of his party’s leaders has been assassinated. The police, however, denied the victim had anything to do with politics.
In a surprising move, Colombia’s hard-line former president Alvaro Uribe said Tuesday said he agreed with leftist FARC rebels that an eventual peace deal with the government should be ratified by a constituent assembly.
Colombia’s conservative inspector general on Monday ignited another scandal when announcing a disciplinary investigation into one of the most prolific leftist opposition senators.
A Medellin court added a new stack to a mounting pile of allegations against former President Alvaro Uribe, who is under preliminary investigation by the Supreme Court for his alleged ties to Full Article »
The chairman of the Colombian Senate’s Peace Commission has infuriated the conservative opposition stating that loyalists of former President Alvaro Uribe are “the new terrorists.”
Former Colombian president Alvaro Uribe is facing a preliminary investigation over accusations that he was complicit in a 1997 massacre, the Supreme Court announced on Wednesday.
Pressure on former President Alvaro Uribe increased to unprecedented levels after the prosecution asked the Supreme Court to open a criminal investigation into the former head of state’s alleged complicity in a 1997 Full Article »
Colombia’s prosecutor general on Tuesday invoked a political storm after stating former President Alvaro Uribe could be called to appear at the post-war tribunal over ongoing accusations he colluded with paramilitary death Full Article »
Colombia’s former president Alvaro Uribe could end up appearing before a post-conflict transitional justice tribunal and even in prison over allegations he helped found paramilitary groups while governor, according to Full Article »
A meeting between Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos and his Venezuelan counter part Nicolas Maduro over a border conflict left the humanitarian crisis in the region unattended, Colombia’s conservative opposition decried Full Article »
Colombia’s prosecution office wants the former campaign manager of the main opposition candidate in the 2014 elections to await his spy trial in jail.