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One of Colombia’s most wanted drug traffickers, Dairo Antonio Usuga, alias “Otoniel”, leader of the violent Gulf Clan cartel, is presented to the media at a military base in Necocli, Colombia on October 23, 2021. L Former Colombian Senator Piedad Cordoba says that the Gulf Clan is certainly participating in this “big capitalist and transnational …

One of Colombia’s most wanted drug traffickers, Dairo Antonio Usuga, alias “Otoniel”, leader of the violent Gulf Clan cartel, is presented to the media at a military base in Necocli, Colombia on October 23, 2021. L Former Colombian Senator Piedad Cordoba says that the Gulf Clan is certainly participating in this “big capitalist and transnational …

The budget law for next year, which was recently approved by the Colombian House of Representatives, includes a controversial article that allows the state to confiscate a bank customer’s funds for use for budgetary purposes. In certain circumstances defined by law, these funds could be recovered if the account holders prove their ownership. Colombian government …

Eric VANDEVILLEGetty Images Here at the shebeen, we keep an eye on Pablo Escobar’s hippo saga. The late drug lord, who may have been immersed in his own product when he decided to do so, has smuggled four hippos into his private zoo. When Escobar was broken down by the Colombian National Police in 1993, …

The Colombian government puts an end to Pablo Escobar’s “cocaine hippos”. The drug lord’s alien creatures have resided in his Hacienda Nápoles estate since his death in 1993. Escobar first smuggled four hippos – one male and three females – from a United States zoo in the 1980s, but they have since reproduced and multiplied. …

The Colombian Ministry of Information and Communications Technology, MinTIC, announced last week that it is fining the Colombian mobile operator COP $ 8.8 billion, or approximately US $ 2.287 million. Avantel for non-compliance with a law of 2013 (Resolution 2627) which obliges telecommunications operators in Colombia to offer 4G coverage in 100% of major Colombian …

Colombian government security authorities said on Monday that they had succeeded in dismantling the Western War Front of the National Liberation Army (ELN), through a “high precision and surgical operation”, executed between members of the police and the army. The information was released by Colombia’s Interior Minister Daniel Palacios and Defense Minister Diego Molano via …

Bogota – Colombia, September 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Vitalpass, the digital COVID-19 vaccination passport co-created by Auna Ideas Foundation and Koibanx and developed using the Algorand blockchain, has been chosen by the Colombian government as the official vaccination certificate. Colombia is the first country of Latin America adopt this technology, joining the ranks …

Opposition sectors and analysts have questioned the actions of the Colombian government after the assassination of Jovenel Moïse, President of Haiti, for which 18 Colombian mercenaries are being held. Once the implication of former Colombian soldiers in the assassination was discovered, media close to President Iván Duque released a government-backed version of events which presented …

The Colombian migration authority announced last week that it had deported German citizen Rebecca Linda Marlene Sprößer (otherwise written Sproesser). Sprößer, according to the Colombian government, entered the country in March on a 90-day tourist visa, which would have expired before July. According to the 34-year-old flight attendant, in an interview with Colombian daily El …