Barack Obama meets Spain and Colombia leaders in Madrid
Barack Obama meets Spain and Colombia leaders in Madrid.
Colombia's next president: Duque defeats left-wing Petro in runoff
What next for Colombia? Voters tacking conservative in the first presidential runoff to feature a straight choice between left and right.
'War is not an option,' says former FARC guerrilla leader
As presidential elections in Colombia approach, FRANCE 24 sits down with former FARC Guerrilla leader Rodrigo Londono, better known as Timoleon "Timochenko" Jimenez, in an exclusive interview. He talks about his group’s transformation into a political party and the challenges of changing public perceptions. “The fact that we can spread our message under present circumstances cannot be quantified,” he says.
Colombian and Ecuadorean troops search jungle for dissident FARC group
Colombian and Ecuadorean troops continued on Wednesday (April 18) a joint operation in the jungles of southwestern Colombia to search for an insurgent group believed to have kidnapped two Ecuadorean journalists and their driver recently.
UN World Food Program:'Venezuelans are starving to death'
David Beasley, Director of the World Food Program said, Colombia needs international help as it struggles with a humanitarian catastrophe along its border from Venezuelans driven from their homes by hunger. He made the comments after meeting refugees during a visit to Cucuta in eastern Colombia.
Colombia worried over massive influx of Venezuelans
Colombia is facing one of the world's biggest migration crises. More than half a million Venezuelans have crossed the Colombian border, fleeing a political crisis and poverty. Colombia's government fears the immigrants could destabilize the country.
Bridge collapses in Colombia killing at least 9
At least nine construction workers have been killed in Chirajara, Colombia, after the partially-constructed bridge they were working on collapsed.
Medellín: Ending the spiral of violence
For years, Comuna trece in Medellín - Commune 13 - was one of Colombia’s most dangerous places. At times, the murder rate there was the worlds highest. Now, social reforms and radical urban experiments are bringing change to the neighborhood.
At least nine dead from Colombia mudslide
Troops in Cauca, Colombia search through rubble Wednesday desperately looking for victims of a mudslide that killed nine and left at least 19 people missing.
Colombia secures spot in the World Cup with 1-1 at Peru
Colombia's has qualified for the 2018 World Cup by drawing with Peru, while the home team will face New Zealand in a playoff game