Good afternoon. I wanted to make a few remarks publicly as I conclude this visit, which is the fifth time that I have been to Colombia over the past two and half years.
Bogotá, 16 November 2017
Mr Juan Manuel Santos Calderon, President of the Republic
Palace of Nariño, Bogotá.
Timochenko has been nominated FARC candidate for the Presidential elections that will take place in Colombia next spring.
Here his words to voters.
With the enactment of the sentence C-17 of 2017 the Constitutional Court has declared the Legislative Act 001 of 2017 that creates the Integral System of Truth, Justice, Reparation and Non-Repetition;
Last Tuesday, the meeting of the National Political Council of our party, FARC, had a very pleasant interruption.
A complaint was filed by the Eduardo Umaña Mendoza Legal Brigade before Mr. Brigadier General Jorge Luis Ramírez Aragón, general director of the National Penitentiary and Prison Institute - INPEC - against the Director of the La Picota Prison and the INPEC Guard for the events that occurred On Friday, November 10, 2017, when dozens of political prisoners were brutally crushed after a raid on the cells at dawn hours.
H. Durango writes: Personalities of the Colombian political and social life have called for a national day for life, the fulfillment of peace agreements and national dignity to be staged on 24 November.