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News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Colombia boosts security after looting at stores with ties to FARC

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-colombia-peace-looting/colombia-boosts-security-after-looting-at-stores-with-ties-to-farc-idUSKCN1G52K5
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The FARC, once known as the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, accumulated a considerable fortune ... Stores in Tolima, Quindio, Cundinamarca and Boyaca provinces were looted and 28 people were arrested, according to the police.

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Central Colombia supermarkets looted after prosecution claims FARC money laundering links

News channel or source: https://colombiareports.com/central-colombia-supermarkets-looted-prosecution-claims-farc-money-laundering-links/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Hours after Colombia’s prosecution announced that a supermarket ... The looting of the supermarkets in four towns in the Tolima and Cundinamarca provinces were partially destroyed or set on fire in the early morning. Hours before, the prosecution accused ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Colombia: Supermarket Lootings Spark Clashes in Southern Bogota

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Clashes-In-Southern-Bogota-After-Supermarket-Lootings-20180222-0021.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Looting was reported in the provinces of Tolima, Quindio, Cundinamarca and Boyaca, as well as several neighborhoods in southern Bogota. Police used tear gas and stun grenades to disperse the crowd. Heavily armed police and soldiers are now protecting the ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: New Colombia Resources to develop USD 200 million coal mine in Cundinamarca

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/coal/new-colombia-resources-to-develop-usd-200-million-coal-mine-in-cundinamarca/456543
Publication date: Wednesday 06 July 2016

Finance Colombia reported that New Colombia Resources has intends to develop a 2,900 acre coal mine in Colombia. The project seeks to uncover “blue gem” coal and will be developed jointly with an unnamed construction company in China and a group of ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Zika virus: First cases of microcephaly reported in Colombia

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/mexico-americas/la-fg-colombia-zika-20160415-story.html
Publication date: Friday 15 April 2016

He declined to identify the cities where the two affected babies were born, saying only they are in the states of North Santander in northeastern Colombia and Cundinamarca in central Colombia. Although overshadowed by the scope of the epidemic in Brazil ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Sport involving gunpowder is a boozy good time in Colombia

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/sport-involving-gunpowder-boozy-good-time-colombia-article-1.1556553
Publication date: Sunday 22 December 2013

"It is a sport that was played by the indigenous peoples that lived in what are today the departments of Cundinamarca and Boyaca" in central Colombia, said historian Luis Moreno, a tejo buff. Both men and women play. As in a discus throw, there is a rule ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Scientists Discover Poisonous 'Golden Frog' in Colombia

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/story/2007/08/28/scientists-discover-poisonous-golden-frog-in-colombia.html
Publication date: uesday 28 August 2007

However, further review by experts at Conservation International, a nonprofit group aimed at protecting Earth's biodiversity, showed that the golden frog of Supatá is unique and found only within a 20-hectare area in Colombia's Cundinamarca region.

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Colombia coal mine explosion kills 13

News channel or source: http://www.mining.com/colombia-coal-mine-explosion-kills-13/
Publication date: Sunday 25 June 2017

Thirteen coal miners have died in Colombia after an explosion at an illegal coal mine ... The accident took place in Cundinamarca province, where illegal underground coal mining is reportedly widespread. In another report by Associated Press, National ...

News Colombia » Cundinamarca: Colombia boosts security after looting at stores official ties to FARC

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/world/the-americas/colombia-boosts-security-after-looting-at-stores-official-ties-to-farc-1.706926
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Once known as Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, they are now a Marxist political party ... Stores in Tolima, Quindio, Cundinamarca and Boyaca provinces were looted and 28 people were arrested, according to the police. “We are adopting measures ...