Colombia

Blood on Britain’s hands June 2008

NUJ general secretary Jeremy Dear says the British government must reverse its support for the Uribe government and work with other European powers to help find a peaceful and just solution to Colombia's civil war

Colombia’s war in the Andes April 2008

Colombia's long-running civil war spilled over the border to Ecuador in a raid against FARC guerrillas in March. Gerard Coffey reports on the aftermath

Fizzy pop and music July 2006

Gruff Rhys, lead singer and guitarist for the Super Furry Animals, writes a diary from Colombia

Interview: Grace Livingstone on Colombia December 2003

The war on terror is a recent global phenomenon, yet in Colombia the idea is at least 40 years old. Colombia's internal conflict has attracted US interest since the early 1960s and, now, Colombia is the third largest recipient of military aid after Israel and Egypt. Mariela Kohon interviews Grace Livingstone, author of Inside Colombia: Drugs, Democracy and War on Colombia's version of state terrorism





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