VOA Latin America Interviews Ivan Duque

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Colombia Military Kills Dissident Militant Leader

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UN Condemns Bogota Terrorist Attack And Urges International Support For Justice For Victims

The United Nations is urging its members to "actively cooperate" with Colombian authorities in their efforts to bring to justice those responsible for last...

Cuba Will Adhere to Protocol after Breakdown of Colombia-ELN Peace Talks

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Colombia Tells Cuba There Are No Agreements That Protect Terrorism

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Terror cannot be the seed of peace, Bogota cardinal says after car bomb

Cardinal Ruben Salazar Gomez of Bogota said that terror can never be the seed of justice and peace, following Thursday's car bomb attack at...

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President Duque calls on Colombians to march against terrorism on Sunday

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President Duque Calls on Cuba to Hand Over ELN Peace Delegation

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