FARC

Type: Organization
Name: FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia, FARC-EP)
Nationality: Colombia
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for FARC
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 1 reports

Next Media Video: One soldier dead, 13 injured by FARC mines in Colombia

One soldier was killed and 13 others were injured on Tuesday after mines planted under a road by the 33rd Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) went off in northern Colombia. — Reuters ... [Published Malay Mail - 2 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

One soldier dead, 13 injured by FARC mines in Colombia (VIDEO)

TIBU, April 23 — One soldier was killed and 13 others were injured yesterday after mines planted under a road by the 33rd Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) went off in northern Colombia.According to local reports the mines, laid ... [Published Malay Mail - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Colombian Army locates an improvised factory of explosive devices

Saravena, Arauca. Troops of Quiron Task Force part of Eighth Army Division, in military operations against 10th Front of FARC terrorist organization, found a factory used by this criminal structure to make improvised explosive devices.Before locating ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

FARC attacked civilians in southern Meta

San Jose del Guaviare. In Mapiripan municipality, southern Meta, members of FARC 44th Front activated an explosive charge by the Caño Ovejas Bridge, causing damages to almost the entire structure, affecting communication between Mapiripan municipality ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Hard combats by and between Colombian Army and FARC in Antioquia

Antioquia. Troops of 18th Mobile Brigade, Nudo de Paramillo Task Force, Seventh Army Division, performed a forceful operation against FARC in Ojo de Agua village, Ituango municipality, Antioquia.Through a coordinated military intelligence work, the 104th ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Troops neutralized improvised explosive devices planted by FARC

Bogota. As part of military operations held by Army troops in Caqueta, Antioquia, and Meta departments, eight deathtraps planted by FARC terrorists were found.First military search operation took place in the area known as Puerto Amor, San Vicente del ... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Government alleges ELN and FARC plan joint attacks in May

The Colombian government says they have discovered an email that links Colombia’s two largest rebel groups to a plan to join forces in May for major attacks, national media reported Tuesday.During a military operation against FARC’s Oriental Block on ... [Published Colombia Reports - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 3 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Colombia Soldier Killed by Rebel Mine

BOGOTA One soldier was killed and 13 others wounded when an army convoy set off mines laid by FARC guerrillas on a road in the northeastern province of Norte de Santander, the Colombian military said.The 33rd Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Troops found three coves

Bogota. As part of Sword of Honor II institutional campaign, Army troops reported location of three coves with explosives, war material, and materiel property of illegal armed groups.First hideout was found in the area known as Mina Arrecha, Montecristo ... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Entities: infantry, Benkos Bioho, FARC
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Santos expects to reach an agreement on drug point with FARC ‘in the near future’

Santos reportedly told the Wall Street Journal that concluding an agreement with the FARCRevolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – that would put an end to the armed group’s ... ... [Published Big News Network - 15 hours ago]
Entities: FARC, Drugs
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

FARC command structure

The FARC, Colombia’s largest rebel group, has both a political and military line of command.The FARC’s Central High Command, composed of at least 25 commanders, is the guerrilla organization’s highest political body. A smaller group of members of the ... [Published Colombia Reports - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Members of the Terrorism Support Network of FARC 17th Front were captured

Neiva. The interagencial work along with other entities of the State, added to intelligence tasks and information provided by Prosperity Allies Network, led troops of 9th Brigade to capture two alleged members of FARC 17th Front, Angelino Godoy.Frist ... [Published National Army - Apr 22 2014]
Entities: FARC, Neiva, Terrorism

Quotes

"We have arguably been the most successful country in learning how to dismantle these organizations, so we speak with a certain moral authority on this" he said
"Bogota's superior tribunal protects political rights, that are the human rights of Bogota's citizens and mine" Petro said on his Twitter account
"We suffered the loss of a non-commissioned officer and we have 13 wounded, not seriously, who were sent back to Cucuta (the provincial capital), where they received medical attention, the general said."
"We believe that negotiations in Havana should transcend any government and shouldn't be a campaign..."

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One soldier dead, 13 injured by FARC mines in C... [Published Malay Mail - 2 hours ago]
Next Media Video: One soldier dead, 13 injured ... [Published Malay Mail - 2 hours ago]
Chris Gilbert, "Gabriel García Márquez and the ... [Published MRzine - 4 hours ago]
FARC attacked civilians in southern Meta [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
Military intelligence tasks performed by troops... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
Hard combats by and between Colombian Army and ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
Colombian Army locates an improvised factory of... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
Sumapaz Task Force locates a camp of FARC 21st ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
Colombian Army destroys an improvised workshop ... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
A coca seedbed property of FARC Jacobo Arenas C... [Published National Army - 6 hours ago]
President of Colombia: War on Drugs a Failure [Published Talkleft - 8 hours ago]
15 deathtraps were neutralized in Arauca [Published National Army - 9 hours ago]
Colombia tribunal restores ousted Bogota mayor [Published Baltimore Sun - 10 hours ago]
Latin American Herald Tribune - Colombia Soldie... [Published DailyMe.Com - 11 hours ago]
Troops neutralized improvised explosive devices... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Colombian Army intensified offensive operations... [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Troops found three coves [Published National Army - 11 hours ago]
Government alleges ELN and FARC plan joint atta... [Published Colombia Reports - 13 hours ago]
Ombudsman refutes displacement crisis in Catatumbo [Published Colombia Reports - 14 hours ago]
Offensive operations of 6th Army Division provi... [Published National Army - 14 hours ago]
Colombia soldier killed by rebel mine [Published Fox News Latino - 15 hours ago]
Urban hero takes on establishment in Colombia p... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
Santos expects to reach an agreement on drug po... [Published Big News Network - 15 hours ago]
Santos expects to reach an agreement on drug po... [Published Colombia Reports - 19 hours ago]
Vargas Llosa: Technology Is Killing The Very Id... [Published Worldcrunch - 19 hours ago]
Suspected guerrilla attack kills Army sergeant,... [Published Colombia Reports - 20 hours ago]
FARC command structure [Published Colombia Reports - 22 hours ago]
Colombian Army found 440 kilograms of explosive... [Published National Army - Apr 22 2014]
Voluntarily abandoned Eastern Block [Published National Army - Apr 22 2014]
Troops found cove property of FARC 6th Front [Published National Army - Apr 22 2014]
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Bello: Will the real Mr Santos please speak up [Published The Economist - The Americas - Apr 16 2014]
UNTIL a few weeks ago, nobody seriously thought that Juan Manuel Santos would fail to win a second term in an election on May 25th. By any reasonable standard, his has been a good government. Colombia’s economy is in decent shape, and unemployment ...
Latin America the World’s Most Violent Region [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 15 2014]
Latin America is now the world’s most violent region but is receiving less U.S. military and financial assistance, according to a recent report and other figures. Latin America surpassed Africa as the region with the most murders per 100,000 people, ...
Colombia: Colombia: Humanitarian situation and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 15 2014]
Source: International Committee of the Red CrossCountry: Colombia 11-04-2014 The hope of being able to turn the page and leave behind a conflict spanning five decades contrasted with the reality facing the victims of armed violence. The departments experiencing ...
Guinea-Bissau: Guinea-Bissau votes in watershed... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 13 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Guinea-Bissau 04/13/2014 14:57 GMT by Stephane Barbier BISSAU, April 13, 2014 (AFP) - Guinea-Bissau held watershed presidential and parliamentary elections Sunday aimed at ushering in a new era of stability in a ...
Colombia: Colombia: Humanitarian situation and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Colombia 11-04-2014 The hope of being able to turn the page and leave behind a conflict spanning five decades contrasted with the reality facing the victims of armed violence. ...
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Seven FARC rebels killed in Colombian military ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 23 2014]
Colombian military kills 14 FARC rebels [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 21 2014]
Obama welcomes Colombian President at the White... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Dec 03 2013]
Colombia guerrillas free kidnapped U.S. marine [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 28 2013]
Colombia guerrillas free hostage [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 28 2013]
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