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News Colombia » Places: Venezuelan refugee crisis adds to Colombia's growing challenges

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/venezuelan-refugee-crisis-adds-to-colombias-growing-challenges/ar-BBJtjzx
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Makeshift refugee camps are popping up in parking lots and parks in Colombia's largest border city, Cucuta. Colombia is both a place to stay and a point of passage. The number of Venezuelans crossing into Colombia en route to somewhere else rose 600% last ...

News Colombia » Places: Israel issues travel warning for Colombia

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/242338
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Israel's Foreign Ministry on Friday issued a travel warning for those planning to travel to Colombia, warning that several areas of the country are at risk regions for crime and terror. These areas, the Ministry said, are characterized by murder ...

News Colombia » Places: A Bird-Lover’s Paradise in the Mangroves Outside of Cartagena, Colombia

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/article/a-bird-lover-e2-80-99s-paradise-in-the-mangroves-outside-of-cartagena-colombia/ar-BBJv6ou
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Cartagena, Colombia, might not seem like the most obvious place for a beach holiday but after a multitude of hurricanes battered most Caribbean resorts last year and the rebel faction FARC signed a peace agreement with the Colombian Government in 2016 ...

News Colombia » Places: Surfing In Colombia Post-Escobar

News channel or source: https://www.theinertia.com/surf/surfing-in-colombia-post-escobar/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Pablo Escobar. These are the first things that come to mind when the typical person thinks of Colombia. In the 1980s and 90s, the South American country was the murder capital of the world. It was a violent and dangerous place to live. The country had been ...

News Colombia » Places: The calls of Colombia: Bird watchers' delight

News channel or source: http://www.forbesindia.com/article/recliner/the-calls-of-colombia-bird-watchers-delight/49517/1
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

If the measure of a place is the pull to return, then Colombia is one of our favourite destinations. But its rich natural history is fragile. Despite the efforts of conservation groups, loss of habitat is destroying its biological diversity. For example ...

News Colombia » Places: Scottish city named in New York Times top ten places to visit for 2018 – alongside New Orleans, the Caribbean, Colombia and Bhutan

News channel or source: https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/travel/2262630/scottish-city-new-york-times-2018-top-destinations-glasgow-new-orleans-travel/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A SCOTTISH city has been named by the New York Times as one of the top ten places to visit in 2018. The prestigious list features exotic locations from all over the world. Among them are places like New Orleans, the Carribean, Colombia and Bhutan.

News Colombia » Places: Colombia says needs international aid to cope with Venezuela crisis

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-colombia-venezuela/colombia-says-needs-international-aid-to-cope-with-venezuela-crisis-idUSKCN1FY07C?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

As the number of Venezuelans crossing the border increases, including unattended children who get free vaccinations and education, Colombia estimates it would need $30 million to build an assistance center to give the migrants a temporary place to stay ...

News Colombia » Places: Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro Asks Trump For ‘Time And Place’ For Dialogue

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/venezuela-president-nicolas-maduro-asks-trump-time-place-dialogue-2655275
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Dialogue in Caracas or Washington DC? Time and place and there I will be.” The tweet comes as an aftermath of United States Admiral Kurt Tidd’s visit to Tumaco, Colombia, on Feb. 11. Tidd, the head of the U.S. Southern Command, was on an official visit ...

News Colombia » Places: Colombia expects a large increase in avocado exports in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/190037/Colombia-expects-a-large-increase-in-avocado-exports-in-2018
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

While it is true that Colombia can supply avocados 12 months of the year, records have shown that the highest volume of shipment takes place in the last quarter of the year, with 33.4%, and in the second quarter, with 28.4%. According to Juliana Florez ...

News Colombia » Places: Colombia Heroicos seeking first win of World Series of Boxing season

News channel or source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1061838/colombia-heroicos-seeking-first-win-of-world-series-of-boxing-season
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Colombia Heroicos will hope for home success during the fourth week of the World Series of Boxing season when they host Caciques Venezuela tomorrow. The all-South American clash is scheduled to take place at Atlántico, located in the Plaza Principal de ...