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BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia will extend its coronavirus quarantine until May 11, President Ivan Duque said on Monday, but will allow construction and manufacturing to reopen. Nearly 200 people have...

SAN LUCAS MOUNTAINS, Colombia (Reuters) – In a clearing around his modest smallholding, farmer Arcadio Barajas stands before a sea of coffee plants, cloaked in the shadow cast by a wall of verdant...

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s usually cacophonous capital Bogota was hushed on Friday as residents took part in a quarantine drill meant to prepare people for longer isolation, as the city...

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombian police thwarted an assassination attempt against Rodrigo Londono, former commander of the demobilized FARC rebels better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, a senior...

The Venezuelan government presented evidence Saturday of what it called paramilitary training camps in neighbouring Colombia to plot violent attacks to undermine President Nicolas Maduro. Communications...

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Former members of Colombia’s Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels who refused to demobilize under a 2016 peace deal said in a video posted overnight they...

BOGOTA (Reuters) – A fugitive lawmaker and former FARC rebel commander sought by U.S. and Colombian authorities may have fled to Venezuela, Colombia’s president said on Thursday, threatening...

The UN Security Council makes four-day visit to Colombia to check in on the implementation of the landmark agreement. Bogota, Colombia – Representatives from the UN Security Council will visit...

The Colombian social leader, known as an ‘untiring fighter’ for human rights, was killed last week at her home. Human rights groups have decried the killing of a Colombian farmer and social...

BOGOTA (Reuters) – A dozen people have been killed in a plane crash in the Colombian plains province of Meta, a police source said on Saturday. The civil aviation agency confirmed in a statement...

Colombia’s new border controls are making it more difficult for Venezuelans to flee the misery in their country in search of a better life. Colombia has deployed the military and stepped up border...

The Venezuelan military has attempted to block humanitarian aid from entering the country by barricading a bridge at a key border crossing, Colombian officials said Wednesday. The bridge was blocked a...

Former Marxist rebel group announces suspension of its political campaign fearing safety of its leaders. Colombia’s former FARC Marxist rebel group has temporarily suspended its campaign for upcoming...

A tourist has lifted the lid on a debauched sex island vacation where Brits and Americans party with Colombian hookers and use experimental drugs. After the controversial vacation caused an outcry in Colombia...

Facebook is officially getting into the dating game. The social network launched its dating service, Facebook Dating, in Colombia on Thursday. Users can only set up their profiles for now, but they’ll...

Latin America’s leftist-populist movement once led by Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez is in retreat, including a major electoral loss in Colombia over the weekend. But it stands to gain just south of our southern...