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FARC and ELN Kidnappings in Colombia: Motivations & Capabilities
On July 19, Colombia’s largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), announced that they had been holding an American…

OSAC Regional Analysis Bulletin (May 22, 2012)
Please find the latest edition of the OSAC Regional Analysis Bulletin (RAB). This week’s bulletin contains articles highlighting the recent bombing…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Correction Re Eruption of the…
The Manizales Municipal Office of Disaster Prevention and Attention informed the Embassy that the message sent earlier today was part of a drill and…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Eruption of the Nevada Ruiz…
The Government of Colombia has released a warning about an ongoing eruption of the Nevada del Ruiz volcano, on the border of the Tolima and Caldas…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Car Bomb Explosion
This message informs U.S. citizens in Bogota of an explosion that occurred May 15 at the intersection of Calle 74 and Avenida Caracas. Local media…