Timeline for entries tagged “Bogotá”

A chronology of events related to peace, security, and human rights in Colombia.

March 21, 2020

  • Inmates in several Colombian prisons stage protests out of concern for the spread of the COVID-19 virus amid very crowded conditions. In Bogotá’s La Modelo prison, where thousands participate in a protest, authorities claim that guards killed 23 prisoners attempting to escape.

Tags: Bogotá, Prisons, Public Health