PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Panama is on track to hit a record level of illegal narcotics seizures this year after authorities over the weekend seized about 2 tonnes of cocaine near the Central American country's border with Colombia, officials said on Monday.
Ledezma, 62, had hours earlier crossed the border into neighboring Colombia, saying he intended to fly to Europe to organize resistance against Maduro's rule, which has left millions of Venezuelans facing food and medicine shortages....Show More Summary
I hate stories like this. They rip my heart out and shred it into a zillion pieces. How could anyone do something like this? In Colombia an owner of the
The former mayor of Caracas, a staunch opponent of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro, arrived in Madrid early Saturday after escaping house arrest and fleeing to Colombia. Antonio Ledezma, 62, managed to cross the border on Friday,...Show More Summary
Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has arrived in Madrid a day after he escaped from house arrest in Venezuela and slipped past security forces into Colombia. Ledezma's flight from Bogota … Click to Continue »
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma said he plans to take his fight against Venezuela's socialist government to Europe after he escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia on Friday. The flight was an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of Venezuela's most prominent opposition leaders.
Ousted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia on Friday, an apparent embarrassment for security forces who had been keeping close watch over one of Venezuela's most prominent opposition leaders. Colombian immigration authorities said in a statement that Ledezma...
Caracas mayor Antonio Ledezma, a key opponent of President Nicolas Maduro, arrived in neighboring Colombia Friday after escaping house arrest in the Venezuelan capital. "My voice is joining a chorus of Venezuelans who have asked for help from Colombia," Ledezma told reporters after arriving in the Colombian border town of Cucuta. Show More Summary
CARACAS/BOGOTA (Reuters) - Veteran Venezuelan opposition leader Antonio Ledezma, under house arrest after his 2015 arrest for alleged coup plotting, escaped across the border to Colombia on Friday.
A woman playing trumpet in a salsa band in traditionally macho South America is a rare thing. It's rarer still when that woman is Dutch. Since arriving on Colombia's salsa scene, Maite Hontele has been blasting her horn to full houses from Bogota to Seoul and has gradually won the respect of salsa's greats. Show More Summary
Chapecoense has avoided relegation in the Brazilian championship almost one year after an plane crash killed 19 of its players in Colombia
Critical elections in the region’s three most populous countries are likely to reveal a distemper stemming from citizen disgust.
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's constitutional court said in a ruling late on Tuesday that special justice tribunals outlined in a peace deal between the government and the Marxist FARC rebels are constitutional, ahead of a congressional vote on the subject.
Bayern Munich midfielder James Rodriguez has today revealed why he opted to make an early return to Germany, having been on international duty with Colombia. Adapting well Rodriguez, who made the move to the Allianz Arena this summer on a surprise two-year loan from Real Madrid, has made a positive start to life in Germany, […]
Colombia has rebounded from losing to South Korea 2-1 by defeating China 4-0 in a friendly in Chongqing
The debate over taxing sugary drinks has turned into a ferocious global policy brawl. In Colombia, proponents faced intimidation and censorship.
The EU on Monday removed Colombia's FARC from its list of terrorist organisations, an official told AFP, after the former guerilla movement disarmed as part of a peace deal and relaunched itself as a political party. The Revolutionary...Show More Summary
Not so long ago, Colombia was listed as a failed state. People were trapped inside cities because of the high risk of being kidnapped, and for decades armed confrontations affecting civilians happened almost every single day. As a Colombian scientist and field biologist, I learned how to carry out research under those conditions. Show More Summary
Troops called in to help search for victims after torrential rains hit southwest Colombia.