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Peace In Colombia: So Close But So Far

Dr Markus Schultze-Kraft | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK
Dr Markus Schultze-Kraft

The international community too needs to reconsider its rather complacent stance regarding Colombia's peace process. As it turns out, Colombia is not a 'quick win' scenario for peacemakers. In the past years, valuable international good offices have achieved so much. Now is the time for more decisive political engagement.

Ex-Colombian President Involved In Wiretapping Scandal Joins Murdoch

The Huffington Post | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK

News Corp plans to welcome the newest member to its board of directors on Tuesday - the former president of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe. For Rupert Murd...

When Peace Means War

Stephanie Kennedy | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK
Stephanie Kennedy

"The defence of democracy", "In the name of peace", "liberty" and "freedom of expression" are terms thrown about by nations, mainly those ruling the roost and tilting to the right, as easy shows of moral self-righteousness rather than expressions of any genuine sentiment or action.

Advancing Under Fire: Life Inside FARC

Luke Holland | Posted 20.10.2011 | UK Politics
Luke Holland

"When I saw that red bundle, all covered in blood, well, I realised in that moment that everything had changed." Carol, a former FARC guerrilla, recal...