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FARC Dissidents and Recent Violence in Colombia
Despite the ongoing demobilization process and general reduction in violence, violent incidents attributed to dissident factions of the Revolutionary…

Colombia in 2017: Private Sector Security Posture Benchmarking Survey
As FARC rebels continue to demobilize under the peace deal and negotiations with the ELN are underway, many OSAC organizations are reassessing the…

Colombia Peace Accords
On June 23, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) signed a “Bilateral and Definitive Ceasefire, Cessation of…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Bomb at Andino Mall
The U.S. embassy advises U.S. citizens that there was an explosion the afternoon of Saturday, June 17 at Andino shopping mall, located at Carrera 11…

Security Message for US Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Nationwide Taxi Strike May 10
The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that a country-wide taxi strike is expected to take place in cities throughout Colombia from 5:00 a.m. to 6:00…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Bogota (Colombia), Landslides in Southwest Colombia
.The U.S. Embassy advises U.S. citizens that the government of Colombia has declared a state of emergency in the department of Putumayo following…