Opinion articles and different features on (forced) recruitment of children in the FARC-EP, demonstrate a lack of knowledge of the guerrillas by many. In other cases, it shows a clear intention to mislead it.
The economic model is not under discussion. There is therefore a decision to defend it above everything and against anyone if necessary.
After canceling without any reason the previous session of the Table of Dialogue and Agreement of Catatumbo (MIA-C), the Colombian Government this time arrived to the table with a proposal that was unacceptable to Catatumbo peasants.
Of the issues under discussion in Havana, although the national government, the ultramontainous right and the mainstream media did not highlight it, the most important for its content and significance is that related to paramilitarism and security guarantees.
The national outrage because of the decision of the National Authority of Environmental Licenses (ANLA) to grant the company HUPECOL a licence to exploit an oil block in the Special Management Area of La Macarena (AMEN), which forced the national government to subsequently revoke it, demonstrates the validity and the urgency of profoundly addressing the debate on the economic model that we, Colombians, want for our country.
Land rights is a central issue in the ongoing war in Colombia, making the 2011 Land Restitution law pivotal to achieving peace, says the U.N.
After breathing the pure feeling of freedom that inspires traveling from Havana in the morning to the East,
In my free time I watch movies, read, and if inspiration hits me, I write, I venture verses that only I know.
'Carlos Antonio Lozada', member of the FARC secretariat, explains the position of this insurgent group on the concentration points, the ceasefire, the abandonment of arms and transition into policy.