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News Colombia » Choco: Brief: Colombia opens Quibdó airport expansion

News channel or source: http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/infrastructure/brief-colombia-opens-quibdo-airport-expansion/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos opened the expanded airport of El Caraño in Quibdó, capital city of Chocó department, following works ... BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and features every month, always concentrating on ...

News Colombia » Choco: Catholic Church in Colombia Asks to Resume Talks With ELN Guerrilla

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24807&SEO=catholic-church-in-colombia-asks-to-resume-talks-with-eln-guerrilla
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Bogota, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The Catholic Church in Colombia asked the government of Juan Manuel Santos and the National Liberation Army (ELN) to resume talks in the Ecuadorian capital. Monsignor Juan Carlos Barreto, Bishop of Quibdó, capital city of ...

News Colombia » Choco: Colombia: If We Do Not Get Engaged With Politics …

News channel or source: https://countercurrents.org/2018/02/18/colombia-not-get-engaged-politics/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Renewed initiative for a peaceful and decent Colombia is facing fatal hurdles as assassinations and assaults are being unleashed against the Revolutionary Alternative Force of the Common (Fuerza Alternativa Revolucionaria del Común, acronym FARC), the ...

News Colombia » Choco: Colombia offers unspoiled beauty for tourists after being unreachable for decades (photos)

News channel or source: http://www.cleveland.com/travel/index.ssf/2018/02/colombia_rainforests_landmarks.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Travel warnings In January, the State Department issued an advisory warning to travelers to exercise increased caution in Colombia, and recommending not travelling to the provinces of Arauca, Cauca, Choco, and Norte de Santander due to the threat of crime ...

News Colombia » Choco: Colombia’s peace process witnesses another death: Temístocles Machado

News channel or source: http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2018/feb/16/colombias-peace-process-witnesses-another-death-te/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Temístocles Machado, a popular community activist in Buenaventura, Colombia, was murdered Jan. 27. Two men shot him in the neck and the head in the Isla de la Paz neighborhood parking lot that he managed, not far from his home. Police have suggested that ...

News Colombia » Choco: Colombia Requests Interpol Arrest Warrants for ELN Leaders

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Colombia-Requests-Interpol-Arrest-Warrants-for-ELN-Leaders-20180213-0025.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Colombia's attorney general has requested that Interpol issue ... as well as the forced recruitment of minors in the province of Choco, plus a dozen attacks carried out between February 10 and 13. Talks between the ELN and the Colombian government started ...

News Colombia » Choco: Colombia’s legendary forests and a few mythical creatures

News channel or source: https://thecitypaperbogota.com/features/colombias-legendary-forests-and-a-few-mythical-creatures/19072
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

As the second most bio diverse nation on the planet, Colombia has few mythical beasts. The large canine that gobbles up Granny in Little Red Riding Hood would be the equivalent of an endangered San Lucas jaguar, and the fire spewing dragons of medieval ...

News Colombia » Choco: How a Scottish university is helping a community – and a river – besieged by illegal mining

News channel or source: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/homenews/15998662.How_a_Scottish_university_is_helping_a_community_____and_a_river_____besieged_by_illegal_mining/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The Rio Atrato, in Choco Department, is described as facing a "perfect storm ... The people who live there are Colombia's poorest – largely Afro-Colombian descendants of slaves, denied property rights and frequently forcibly displaced by the armed ...

News Colombia » Choco: Salsa Greats GRUPO NICHE returns for a dazzling concert @ Lehman Center

News channel or source: http://www.jazzcorner.com/news/display.php?news=8508
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Low-cost on-site parking available for $5. GRUPO NICHE was formed in Cali, Colombia in 1980 by songwriter, vocalist, arranger, and producer Jairo Varela, who began his music career at age eight with the group La Timba. Comprised of young musicians from the ...

News Colombia » Choco: On the Verge | The Razor’s Edge

News channel or source: https://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/05/07/colombia-choco-nature-destination/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 May 2014

The staggering beauty and abundant resources of Colombia’s Chocó region have been preserved through poverty and neglect. With its natural wonders now being discovered, it stands at a crossroads. Photo CURRENT AFFAIRS Wooden motorboats are used for ...