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A Mexican national was sentenced today by the District Court for the District of Columbia to 22 years in prison for her role in an international drug trafficking conspiracy to transport thousands of kilograms of cocaine and drugs to the United States. dozens of pounds of methamphetamine. Following a seven-day jury trial in December 2019, …

Colombian lawmakers will present a tax reform proposal today to raise at least $ 3.97 billion for Bogota’s treasury. Colombian Photo: Institut Kroc Colombian lawmakers will present a tax reform proposal today to raise at least $ 3.97 billion for Bogota’s treasury. The government of Colombian President Ivan Duque has already ruled, and failed, adopt …

Colombian lawmakers will present a tax reform proposal today to raise at least $ 3.97 billion for Bogota’s treasury. Colombian Photo: Institut Kroc Colombian lawmakers will present a tax reform proposal today to raise at least $ 3.97 billion for Bogota’s treasury. The government of Colombian President Ivan Duque has already ruled, and failed, adopt …

On July 7, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) released a full report on its three-day visit to Colombia. On the same day, President Iván Duque Márquez rejected the recommendations of the IACHR, aimed at helping Colombia comply with its international human rights obligations, saying that “no one can recommend that a country tolerate …

IACHR makes 40 observations to Colombian government regarding social protests Thursday, July 8 2021 – 09:33 UTC Full article IACHR advised Duque against opposing roadblocks, which the president disagreed with The Colombian government received 40 recommendations from the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) on Wednesday following a visit to the country by an observation …

Protests continue across Colombia against police brutality as the statue of famous colonizer Christopher Columbus was toppled by protesters in the coastal town of Barranquilla. Since April 28, demonstrators have been active in the streets of Colombia, initially rejecting a tax reform project that would have removed tax exemptions for employees and increased taxes on …