Colombia is making progress towards salvaging a Spanish galleon carrying jewels and coins that sank more than 300 years ago, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday after receiving a proposal from an investor to bring it to the surface.
Colombia reached a major milestone on its road to peace Tuesday as leftist rebels gave up some of their last weapons and declared an end to their half-century insurgency. The historic step was taken as President Juan Manuel Santos traveled to a demobilization camp in Colombia's eastern jungles to join...
Colombia's FARC rebels will complete their historic disarmament on Friday, ending half a century of war, President Juan Manuel Santos said during an official visit to France. "This June 23, the United Nations mission in Colombia will announce that the FARC has handed over 100 percent of its weapons," Santos told an economic forum in Paris. Show More Summary
Former Colombian Vice President Francisco Santos weighs in on why he thinks the peace deal is an injustice.
Colombia's FARC guerrillas will disarm in 20 days, rather than this week as originally planned, with guerrillas returning to civil life in 60 days, President Juan Manuel Santos said. Santos insisted that the delay "does not impact in any way the government and the FARC's firm decision and clear commitment to the (peace) accord" signed in November. Show More Summary
Colombia's government is pushing back by 20 days the deadline for leftist rebels to turn over their weapons under a peace deal. President Juan Manuel Santos announced the decision in … Click to Continue »
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia and the Marxist FARC rebel group have agreed to extend a weapon hand-in deadline for guerrilla fighters by 20 days, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday, after logistical delays slowed parts of the group's demobilization process.
On Thursday, May 18, President Trump held a joint press conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at the White House. When a reporter asked Trump if he asked former FBI Director James Comey to end the Russia investigation, he said, “No, no. Next question.”
President Trump met with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Thursday to discuss economic, drug and security issues plaguing South America when... The post BOOM! POTUS Smacks Down Reporter Who Asks ‘Did You Ask Comey to Drop Investigation?’ (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
The meeting between Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and President Donald Trump on Thursday focused heavily on the drug trade, something both leaders have targeted during their time in office. Colombia — the world's biggest producer...Show More Summary
On Thursday, May 18, 2017, President Trump holds a joint press conference with President of Columbia Juan Manuel Santos.
Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough on Friday offered some words of praise for Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos by praising his English-speaking skills — in fact, he said Santos’ English is even better than our own president’s. Watching Trump’s joint press conference...
President Donald Trump congratulated Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on his hard-won peace deal with leftist rebels who terrorized the South American nation for much of the last half century. … Click to Continue »
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos met Thursday with President Trump, hoping to secure guarantees for a continuation of millions of dollars in U.S. aid as his country emerges from a half-century of civil war. Publicly, Trump gave no such commitment during a joint news conference with Santos...
During Donald Trump's joint press conference Thursday with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, Trump took time to distance himself and himself only from any "collusion" with Russia. "The entire thing has been a witch hunt," Trump said of the inquiry into ties between his campaign and Russian operatives. Show More Summary
Amid an ongoing political crisis, President Trump affirmed the partnership between the United States and Colombia.
President Donald Trump gave a defiant press conference on Thursday alongside visiting Colombian Pres. Juan Manuel Santos. When reporters asked Trump for his thoughts on Deputy Attorney Gen. Rod Rosenstein’s appointment of a special counsel to investigate Trump’s connections to Russia,...
This is really a bad idea, but I guess they have to. Trump is having a press conference with visiting Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, so they’re letting him on camera. Follow with us here. Thursday, May 18, 2017 · 8:27:47 PM +00:00 · Barbara Morrill New thread here.
President Juan Manuel Santos is seeking Trump's support for a peace accord Colombia signed last year with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. The rebel group agreed to turn over 30 percent of its arsenal of assault rifles, machine guns and explosives.
President Donald Trump is holding a joint press conference with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at the White House on Thursday. The press conference is scheduled to begin at 3:45 p.m. (ET). Watch live streaming video below:.....