Colombia militarises its violent port city

The Colombian government has deployed 700 additional security force members to the Pacific port city of Buenaventura, which has been plagued by killings, dismemberments and forced disappearances.

Colombian govt, rebels to begin peace talks Oct 17

Peace talks between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, guerrilla group will officially begin on Oct 17 in Oslo.

Colombia: 6 soldiers, 3 rebels killed in FARC ambush

A patrol was attacked by the "terrorists" of the FARC as
it guarded a stretch road near the city of Pretoria.