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Deadly mudslide leaves devastation in southwest ‎Colombia‏

In Colombia, a community is dealing with the aftermath of a massive and deadly mudslide in the department of Cauca. Colombia’s President Ivan Duque visited the region to see how the government can help.

FUSION.TV - 2019-04-23 19:20:32

At least 17 dead in ‎Colombia‏ landslide

April 23 (UPI) — A landslide in southwestern Colombia over the weekend killed at least 17 people, officials said. Following days of torrential rains, a landslide occurred Sunday in the town of Rosas in the Cauca region, destroying several houses and injuring five people, the BBC reported.

BREITBART - 2019-04-23 06:37:50

‎Colombia‏ mudslide death toll rises to 28

Rosas (Colombia) (AFP) – The number of dead from a mudslide that buried houses in southwestern Colombia has risen to at least 28, rescue authorities said on Monday. Eleven more bodies were found during a rescue operation in Rosas, in the department of Cauca, where 17 people were pronounced dead on S

BREITBART - 2019-04-23 03:37:55

Guaido 's ambassadors to visit ‎Colombia‏

Caracas [Venezuela], Apr 23 (ANI): Representatives of Venezuela's self-declared interim President Juan Guaido will visit Colombia on April 27 to hold talks with the country's Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo.

BIRMINGHAM STAR - 2019-04-23 01:37:00

‎Colombia‏ : Landslide in southwestern ‎Colombia‏ kills 17

BOGOTA, 22nd April, 2019 (WAM) -- Seventeen people have been killed and five injured in a landslide in the southwestern Colombian province of Cauca, Reuters has quoted the country's disaster relief agency as saying on Sunday.

HUMANITARIANNEWS.ORG - 2019-04-22 13:09:20

‎Colombia‏ : DDG looking forward to promoting safer communities in ‎Colombia‏

DDG is looking forward to starting clearance work in Colombia, where a team of new deminers have recently been trained. They will work hard to clear contaminated land, eliminating the threat of explosives and promoting the safety of their communities.


‎Colombia‏ : Assisting Venezuelan migrants in ‎Colombia‏

Source: Médecins Sans Frontières Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) recently began working in Riohacha, in the department of La Guajira, far northern Colombia, to meet the health needs of Venezuelan migrants, Colombians returning from Venezuela, and


Changing ‎Colombia‏

Colombia: cartels and cocaine... rebel groups and terrorism... violent gangs and kidnappings. Those are some of the stereotypes, right? Well, although these problems haven't completely vanished, things have definitely improved to the point where most major cities are safe for foreigners to visit.


Chicago to Cartagena , ‎Colombia‏ for only $ 241 roundtrip

Cheap flights from Chicago to Cartagena, Colombia for only $241 roundtrip with Copa Airlines. Availability from September 2019 to March 2020 (excluding Christmas/New Year) Allow the search to complete, then click an OTA to view the advertised price:

SECRETFLYING.COM - 2019-04-24 00:30:44

‎Colombia‏ Promotes Professionalization of Special Ops NCOs

The first Special Forces Noncommissioned Officers (NCO) Professional Development Course took place March 4–April 3, 2019, at Tolemaida Military Fort in Colombia. The Colombian Special Operations Joint Command (CCOES, in Spanish) coordinated the U.S. Special Operations Command South- (SOCSOUTH) spons

DIALOGO-AMERICAS.COM - 2019-04-23 12:45:52

The Outlook for ‎Colombia‏ 's Energy Sector -LSB- GGP -RSB-

On this edition of Columbia Energy Exchange, host Jason Bordoff is joined by María Fernanda Suárez, Minister of Mines and Energy in Colombia. On this edition of Columbia Energy Exchange, host Jason Bordoff is joined by María Fernanda Suárez, Minister of Mines and Energy in Colombia, where she manage

NATURALGASWORLD.COM - 2019-04-22 21:49:52

‎Colombia‏ School commits to Holodomor memorial

Colombia School has committed to educating their students on the holodomor, one of Stalin’s most egregious attempts to bend Ukranians to Soviet will in the 1930s. On Thursday, May 9th, the Holodomor Awareness Tour Bus will be open to the public from 3:10 to 5:30 PM. Students will board the bus, view

YORKTON THIS WEEK - 2019-04-22 15:57:00

‎Colombia‏ : Director General of WHO recognizes ‎Colombia‏ 's solidarity in ensuring the health of migrants

Source: Pan American Health Organization Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) In Cartagena, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghereyesus met with President Iván Duque, along with the Minister of Health, Juan Pablo Uribe, and the PAHO/WHO representative in Colombia, Gina Tambini.


‎Colombia‏ : Security Council Press Statement on ‎Colombia‏ -LRB- 16 april 2019 -RRB-

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Christoph Heusgen (Germany):. The members of the Security Council reiterated their full and unanimous support for the peace process in Colombia. They agreed with the Secretary-General’s assessment that the peace pro


UK Programme Funds in ‎Colombia‏

The programme funds developed by the UK in Colombia constitute the materialisation of the historical partnership between the British and Colombian Governments for shared peace and prosperity.


Nuns from ‎Colombia‏ serenade crowd while rowing in Central Park

It was a “Sister Act” in Central Park. A group of nuns from Colombia were spotted serenading park goers in Manhattan on a sunny Tuesday afternoon during a visit to the city for Holy Week.

NEW YORK POST - 2019-04-24 00:33:10

‎Colombia‏ National Sentenced For Fraud Scheme

IA, (KICD) — A Colombia National living in Florida who participated in a scheme to defraud victims across the country, including in Iowa was sentenced on April 18th to more than a year in prison.


‎Colombia‏ : US$ 31.5 Million to Help Improve Services for Migrants from Venezuela and Host Communities in ‎Colombia‏

Source: World Bank Country: Colombia, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) WASHINGTON, April 12, 2019 —The Global Concessional Financing Facility (GCFF) announced today a US$31.5 million grant as budget support for Colombia’s efforts to facilitate access to jobs and basic social services for Venezuela


Same-sex couples in ‎Colombia‏ stage kiss-a-thon

Dozens of same-sex couples in Colombia kissed outside a shopping centre on Wednesday (April 17) as part a protest for LGBT+ rights in the country. The demonstration, which has been dubbed a “kiss-a-thon” by the media, was held at Andino shopping centre, the same place where two gay men were harassed


Fishing the Lonely Pacific Coast of ‎Colombia‏

Most American saltwater-fishing enthusiasts who travel to fish Central or South America head to Guatemala, Costa Rica or Panama. But Colombia’s not really on their radar. It wasn’t so long ago that violence in the country made it a place to be avoided, not visited. Nor has any infrastructure related