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News Colombia » Santander: The sins of Colombia’s ruling class: The Aguilar family

News channel or source: https://colombiareports.com/colombias-criminal-elites-end-aguilar-family/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Colombia’s prosecutor general’s office dealt a blow to ... was arrested on illicit enrichment charges in Bucaramanga, the capital of Santander, on Wednesday. Aguilar is the paterfamilias of one of the most powerful political clans in Santander.

News Colombia » Santander: Colombia arrests cop who got Escobar for money laundering

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/colombia-arrests-cop-who-got-escobar-for-money-laundering/2018/02/21/34ac529a-1777-11e8-930c-45838ad0d77a_story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Aguilar in 2011 was removed as governor of Santander state and later convicted of taking support from the illegal armed group. He was lionized in Colombia for his dogged pursuit and killing of the Medellin drug cartel boss in 1993. Copyright 2018 The ...

News Colombia » Santander: Santander Free Zone enables new companies to flourish in Columbia

News channel or source: https://www.worldfinance.com/markets/santander-free-zone-enabling-new-companies-to-flourish-in-columbia
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Fortunately, one way they can do this is through using free trade zones. Free trade zones The Santander Free Zone (SFZ) has become a regional centre of development in Colombia and the wider South American community. We have successfully promoted ...

News Colombia » Santander: Venezuela's Deepening Crisis Triggers Mass Migration Into Colombia

News channel or source: http://wamc.org/post/venezuelas-deepening-crisis-triggers-mass-migration-colombia
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

carry boxes and drag roller luggage into Colombia. For many, their first stop comes a few feet inside Colombian territory, in the Norte de Santander region, where they unload their jewelry to dealers who purchase precious metals. At one shop, newcomers ...

News Colombia » Santander: Colombia Health System Strained by Fleeing Venezuelans

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/colombia-health-system-strained-by-fleeing-venezuelans/4254851.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Colombia's foreign ministry estimates that roughly 600,000 ... Those in the northeast Colombian province of Norte de Santander, of which Cucuta is the capital, announced last month that they were planning measures such as vaccination and mosquito ...

News Colombia » Santander: 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 » Santander: Colombian gov't says ELN has planned attacks from Venezuela

News channel or source: https://www.efe.com/efe/english/portada/colombian-gov-t-says-eln-has-planned-attacks-from-venezuela/50000260-3525548
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

in the Colombian border (provinces of) Norte de Santander and Arauca" from Venezuela, Villegas told reporters in Pereira. Recently, Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek Saab said Colombia was planning "the military bombardment, the military invasion" of his ...

News Colombia » Santander: Venezuela Watching US Military Deployment

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24531&SEO=venezuela-watching-us-military-deployment
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

head of the Paramilitary Army of North Santander (EPN) and in Venezuela they are already operating in Llano Jorge and San Antonio del Táchira, says the source. There are also demonstrations at the US military bases in Colombia and the arrival of a ...

News Colombia » Santander: The Combat Order Was Given: Santos' War Against Venezuela.

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/The-Combat-Order-Was-Given-Santos-War-Against-Venezuela.-20180211-0018.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

From Colombia (could've been from Santos or from Tillerson), the ... War preparations already began. In Catatumbo, a North of Santander Department region bordering Venezuela, specifically in the Tibu and Tarra communities, illegal armed groups have taken ...