The newspaper obtains 24,000 audios from the Fiscalía that shed harsh new light on the drug trafficking case against a former FARC negotiator.
Part of a four-part series on the security situation, and related human rights and environmental harms, in Guaviare department.
People forcibly disappeared during the armed conflict may be among 5,600 unidentified bodies interred in Bogotá’s cemeteries.
An account of a paramilitary massacre in an indigenous community in San Marcos, Sucre.
A community in southwest Meta department seeks to resist FARC dissident groups and government forced eradication teams by declaring a “humanitarian space.”
An overview of the state of affairs as Colombia edges closer to restarting a controversial U.S.-backed program of aerial herbicide fumigation.
A look at how the transitional justice system is working through Case 07, covering the FARC’s recruitment of children within its ranks.
Contends that an entire web of uninvestigated organized-crime activity lies behind the August 11 massacre of five minors in a marginal Cali neighborhood.
The former top paramilitary figure, facing extradition back to Colombia from the United States, changed his story about the 2001 murder of an indigenous leader.
An interview with Andrés García Trujillo, a member of the government negotiating team in Havana, whose new book takes the Santos administration to task for insufficient implementation of the accord.
The publication verifies, and describes characteristics of, the killings of 222 social leaders between President Iván Duque’s August 2018 inauguration and March 2020.
A non-aggression pact between criminal groups has broken in the embattled port city in southwest Colombia.
An account, based on fieldwork, of how the coca economy is oppressing indigenous and Afro-descendant communities in Cauca.
Examines the FARC’s surprising confessions to some unsolved, high-profile 1990s assassinations.
Profile of a former CIA agent who served as head of security for Drummond, a U.S. coal company accused of working with paramilitaries.
An investigation of a Duque government policy to transfer some unclaimed lands to large-scale agribusinesses, which contravenes the peace accord’s “rural reform” principles.
Profiles of some former AUC paramilitary leaders and the crimes they still need to clarify or confess.
A history of how deeply ingrained the practice of kidnapping was for the FARC during the conflict.
A narrative of how illegal timber traders corrupted security, judicial, and other government officials in Santander.
Social leaders are also under attack in the poor and working-class neighborhoods of Bogotá.
Poor maintenance to a victims’ memorial in Antioquia is emblematic of how Colombia’s historical memory initiatives are “floundering.”
A blow-by-blow account of the massacre that took the lives of 5 young people in a poor Cali neighborhood on August 11.
Explains how communities have used a mechanism in Colombian law to defend against aggressive forced coca eradication and a return to aerial herbicide spraying.
The security situation worsens in the Bajo Cauca region of northeastern Antioquia, a coca and cocaine-producing region with presence of two paramilitary groups, FARC dissidents, and ELN.
Recently declassified U.S. government documents from the 1990s attest to the Colombian military’s low morale and collaboration with paramilitary groups.