Category: Colombia

Colombia FARC Organized Crime Writing

Former FARC Combatant Killings Could Fuel More Dissidency

New official estimates of the number of former guerrillas murdered since peace accord implementation began highlight government’s inability to address killings.

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Colombia Militarization Organized Crime Police Security Writing

As Medellín Violence Spikes, Security Force Response Raises Concerns

Authorities in Colombia are responding to a recent wave of violence in Medellín with a heavy hand, but the factors fueling the clashes remain unclear and the security strategy may be exacerbating tensions.