History of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia
The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC-EP) is a Marxist–Leninist revolutionary guerrilla organization based in Colombia, which is involved in the ongoing Colombian armed conflict.FARC-EP is...
FARC-EP
The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia—People's Army (Spanish: Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia—Ejército del Pueblo, FARC–EP and FARC) is a guerilla organization involved in the con...
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Colombian armed conflict (1964-present)
The Colombian conflict began approximately in 1964 or 1966 and is an ongoing low-intensity asymmetric war between the Colombian government, paramilitary groups, crime syndicates and left-wing guerrill...
Colombian armed conflict (1964-present) - Wikipedia
Plan Colombia
Plan Colombia is the name of a United States military and diplomatic aid initiative aimed at combating Colombian drug cartels and left-wing insurgent groups in Colombian territory. The plan was origin...
La Violencia
La Violencia ([la βjoˈlensja], The Violence) was the ten-year (1948–58) period of civil war in Colombia, between the Colombian Conservative Party and the Colombian Liberal Party whose respective suppo...
Marquetalia Republic
"Marquetalia Republic" was a term used to unofficially refer to one of the enclaves in rural Colombia which communist peasant guerrillas held during the aftermath of "La Violencia" (approximately 1948...
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Seventh Guerrilla Conference of the FARC-EP
The Seventh Guerrilla Conference of the FARC-EP, was a 1982 meeting of FARC leadership which resulted in a major shift in FARC's strategy.
FARC had historically been doing most of its fighting in ...
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1999-2002 FARC-EP-Government peace process
The FARC-Government peace process (1999–2002) (Spanish: Proceso de Paz entre las FARC y el gobierno Pastrana), from January 7, 1999 to February 20, 2002, was a failed peace process between the Go...
1999-2002 FARC-EP-Government peace process - Wikipedia
Humanitarian exchange
The Humanitarian Exchange or Humanitarian Accord (Spanish: Acuerdo Humanitario, Intercambio Humanitario or Canje Humanitario) referred to a possible accord to exchange hostages for prisoners betwe...
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Valle del Cauca Deputies hostage crisis
The Valle del Cauca Deputies hostage crisis (Spanish: Secuestro de los diputados del Valle del Cauca) refers to the kidnapping of 12 Deputies of the Valle del Cauca Department, Colombia, on April ...
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2008 Andean diplomatic crisis
The 2008 Andean diplomatic crisis was a diplomatic stand-off between the South American countries of Ecuador, Colombia and Venezuela. It began with an incursion into Ecuadorian territory across the Pu...
2008 Andean diplomatic crisis - Wikipedia
Operation Jaque
Operation Jaque (Spanish: Operación Jaque) was a Colombian military operation that resulted in the successful rescue of 15 hostages, including former Colombian presidential candidate Íngrid Betanc...
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Operation Emmanuel
Operation Emmanuel (Spanish: Operación Emmanuel) was a humanitarian operation that rescued politician Clara Rojas, her son Emmanuel (born in captivity), and former senator Consuelo González from t...
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FARC files
The FARC files are computer files which according to the Colombian government were retrieved from a Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) camp in Ecuador, during a Colombian raid into Ecuador ...
Military structure of the FARC-EP
The military structure of the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia – Ejército del Pueblo ("Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia – People's Army", or FARC-EP), formally began to be developed a...
Military structure of the FARC-EP - Wikipedia
Kidnappings in Colombia
Kidnappings in Colombia refers to the practice of kidnapping in the Republic of Colombia. This criminal practice was first introduced in modern Colombian history during the early 1970s by the guerrill...
Kidnappings in Colombia - Wikipedia
Illegal drug trade in Colombia
Illegal drug trade in Colombia (Spanish: Narcotráfico en Colombia) refers to a practice of Colombian criminal groups of producing and distributing illegal drugs. Colombia has had four major drug t...
Illegal drug trade in Colombia - Wikipedia
List of attacks attributed to FARC
The following is a list of attacks attributed to the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Since 1964, the Marxist–Leninist guerrilla organization has been fighting the Colombian government, ...
Leahy Law
The Leahy Law or Leahy amendment is a U.S. human rights law that prohibits the U.S. Department of State and Department of Defense from providing military assistance to foreign military units that viol...
War on Drugs
War on Drugs is an American term commonly applied to a campaign of prohibition of drugs, military aid, and military intervention, with the stated aim being to define and reduce the illegal drug trade....
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Colombian parapolitics scandal
The Colombian parapolitics scandal or "parapolítica" in Spanish (a combination of the words paramilitar and política) refers to the 2006–present Colombian congressional scandal in which several congre...
Colombian parapolitics scandal - Wikipedia
Targeted killing
Targeted killing is the premeditated killing of an individual by a state organization or institution outside a judicial procedure or a battlefield.Targeted killings were employed extensively by death...