The resolution condemns Colombian President Ivan Duque by name, saying “The behavior of Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez should be considered a grave signal in repressing the people instead of committing himself to building a dialogue with the protesters."
Mihai Ionut Paunescu was placed at the disposal of Colombia’s Attorney General's Office after his arrest by the DIJIN investigative unit of the National Police. Paunescu is accused by US prosecutors as being part of the cybercriminal network that designed the 'Gozi' malware.
The helicopter carrying Colombian President Ivan Duque was shot 6 times as it approached the airport in Cúcuta, a Colombian city that borders Venezuela. The US-made Black Hawk military helicopter was able to land safely after taking fire.
Venezuelan refugees in Colombia may now be protected under Temporary Protected Status, but there are important conditions and limitations. Attorney Humberto Rodriguez explains key provisions of this new measure.
In raids last Tuesday, 22 people were captured by court order and 3 more in flagrante delicto. In 28 raids, an arsenal containing short- and long-range firearms, different caliber ammunition and $97 million in cash was seized.
At any time, Canadians requiring emergency consular assistance can contact the Embassy of Canada to Colombia in Bogotá at 57 (1) 657-9800 or Global Affairs Canada’s 24/7 Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa by calling +1 613 996 8885 collect or by sending an email...