Terrorism in Colombia
Terrorism in Colombia has occurred repeatedly for the last several decades. A number of terrorist organizations operate in Colombia with the stated aim of overthrowing or destabilizing the national go...
La Catedral
75°35′6″W / 6.11778°N 75.58500°W / 6.11778; -75.58500La Catedral was a prison overlooking the city of Medellín in Colombia. The prison was built to specifications ordered by M...
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2003 El Nogal Club bombing
74°03′03″W / 4.66015°N 74.05074°W / 4.66015; -74.05074The 2003 El Nogal Club bombing was a terrorist attack that occurred in Bogotá, Colombia. On February 7, 2003, a car conta...
Hacienda Nápoles
74°43′18.57″W / 5.9260000°N 74.7218250°W / 5.9260000; -74.7218250 Hacienda Nápoles (Spanish for Naples Estate) is the luxurious estate built and owned by Colombian drug lord P...
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The Office of Envigado
The Office of Envigado, or La Oficina de Envigado, is the violent drug cartel in the criminal underworld that inherited the Medellín Cartel, Pablo Escobar’s drug trafficking empire in Colombia, with ...
1980 Dominican Embassy siege in Bogotá
The Dominican Embassy siege was the 1980 siege of the embassy of the Dominican Republic by M-19 guerrillas in Bogotá, Colombia. The guerrillas held nearly 60 people, including 14 ambassadors, hostage...
Proxy bomb
The proxy bomb (also known as a human bomb) was a tactic used mainly by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) in Northern Ireland during the conflict known as "the Troubles". It involved forcing...
DAS Building bombing
The DAS Building bombing was a truck bomb attack in Bogotá, Colombia, at 7:30 am on December 6, 1989. The bomb targeted the Administrative Department of Security (DAS) headquarters.A truck parked near...
Tranquilandia
Tranquilandia, (Tranquility-land) was the name of the large cocaine processing laboratory located in the jungles of Caquetá, Colombia. Tranquilandia was constructed for the Medellín Cartel by José Gon...
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Medellín Cartel
The Medellín Cartel was an organized network of drug suppliers and smugglers originating in the city of Medellín, Colombia. The drug cartel operated in Colombia, Bolivia, Peru, Honduras, the United S...
Tanja Nijmeijer
Tanja Nijmeijer (born February 13, 1978 in Denekamp) is a Dutch terrorist fighter and former English teacher who has been a member of the Colombian guerrilla group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colomb...
Avianca Flight 203
Avianca Airlines Flight 203 was a Colombian domestic passenger flight from El Dorado International Airport in Bogotá to Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport in Cali. It was destroyed by a bomb...