August 9, 2017

A New Generation of Paramilitary Groups is Killing Social Activists in Colombia


part 2/2

Colombia is one of the most dangerous countries in the world for social activists. We speak to Bladimir Sanchez Espitia, a TRNN collaborator who documents cases of human rights violations and has received a "death letter" himself

Oscar Leon: Colombia is the most dangerous country in the world for social activists. After 52 years of war, peace was declared, when guerrilla commander Timoleón Jiménez and President Juan Manuel Santos both ordered their respective parties to cease all hostilities starting Monday August 29, 2016, almost a year ago. Read more.

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Related,
Assassination of 41 Activists in Colombia Threatens Peace Process (video) - TRNN

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