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The Republic of Colombia is the northwestern most country of South America. Colombia is bordered to the east by Venezuela and Brazil, to the south by Ecuador and Peru, to the North by the Atlantic Ocean and to the west by Panama and the Pacific Ocean.
INTERVIEW: Why I?m interested in Nigerian literature ? Nohora Fernández, Afro-Colombian Scholar
Nohora Fernández, an Afro-Colombian born in Colombia, speaks on her experience growing up in Colombia, her interest in Nigerian literature and other matters. Excerpts. PT: Where ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 23:55:00 GMT
?A Storm Waiting to Happen?: A Colombian Writer Watches His Home From Afar
Juan Gabriel Vásquez sees his new story collection, ?Songs for the Flames,? as part of a thriving literary landscape in Colombia because, he said, ?places in conflict produce fiction.? ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 02:00:00 GMT
Haiti leader\'s slaying exposes role of ex-Colombian soldiers
It's a case that dramatizes Colombia's role as a recruiting ground for the global security industry ? and its murkier, mercenary corners. Colombia's Defense Ministry says about 10,600 soldiers retire ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:18:00 GMT
CapFed Best News: Topeka author Angela Cervantes to write junior novel for Disney\'s \'Encanto\' after writing \'Coco\'
Topeka native and children's book author Angela Cervantes will write the junior novel to accompany the upcoming Disney movie, "Encanto." ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 03:30:17 GMT
When Claims of ?Discoveries? in the Amazon Ring False
When news broke worldwide of an incredible find in Colombia, local experts and guides say their knowledge was ignored and the region was misrepresented ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 07:56:00 GMT
From Deep Seated Colombian Roots to Tampa Bay, New Single Release, "Only Human" Debuts Worldwide
A native from the Andean mountains in Colombia, and resident of Tampa Bay for past six years, Singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Natalia ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Jul 2021 14:57:00 GMT
US Training of Foreign Militaries to Continue Despite Haiti Assassination
The United States will not reconsider the type of training it provides to foreign military members despite finding that seven of the 25 individuals arrested in the assassination of Haiti?s president ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:08:00 GMT
Colombia presents new tax reform to Congress amid more protests
The finance ministry says the bill will not affect most taxpayers, after a proposed increase in April drew protests.
Publ.Date : Tue, 20 Jul 2021 15:38:08 GMT
Human Rights Investigators Probe Deadly Colombian Government Crackdown on Protests
An international human rights commission has arrived in Colombia to investigate the right-wing government?s brutal crackdown on protesters after a general strike was called in April. More than ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 05 Jul 2021 17:00:00 GMT
Colombia Leader Says Chopper Hit by Gunfire Near Venezuela Border
BOGOTA, COLOMBIA - President Ivan Duque said the helicopter he was flying in Friday near the border with Venezuela was hit by gunfire in the first attack against a Colombian head of state in ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 26 Jun 2021 02:57:00 GMT
Colombia president says helicopter hit by gunfire near Venezuela border
Colombia is the world's largest cocaine producer. Holdouts from the disbanded FARC rebel group, an active guerrilla group called the National Liberation Army, and other armed bands fight drug ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 25 Jun 2021 18:44:00 GMT
Surfside building collapse: Who are they? Stories of the victims
304: Angela Velasquez was born in Colombia and owned Fiorelli ... According to her Linked In page, Michelle spoke four languages, English, French, Spanish and Arabic, and worked for technology ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jun 2021 15:22:00 GMT