Does the 2022 race for the Presidency of the Republic begin?

Although it still takes almost two years for the next elections, analysts consulted by EL HERALDO consider that the political race for the Presidency of the Republic of 2022. For the political scientist and professor at the Universidad del Norte Ángel Tuirán “the latest movements of important actors on the Colombian political scene indicate that, […]

The Government insists that the IACHR report lacks objectivity

Cecilia Chacón, Secretary of Human Rights, said that the decision to send a letter to the IACHR cannot be read as an ultimatum to the indigenous leadership. Photo: Twitter of the Secretariat for Human Rights. Sandra Cruz / Quito The Presidency of the Republic, the Chancellery and the Office of the Attorney General of the […]

“I executed the order to assassinate Álvaro Gómez Hurtado”: Carlos Lozada

Party senator Farc Julián Gallo or Carlos Antonio Lozada, as he was known in the old guerrillas, he assured it was he “who executed the order and planned the operation to assassinate the leader of the conservative party Álvaro Gómez Hurtado”. In an interview with the newspaper The viewer Gallo said that “It is a […]

Santos vindicates the value of dialogue at the Hay Festival in Cartagena | Culture

“Diplomacy by definition is dialogue.” Former Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is convinced that any solution to the deep political, economic and social crisis in Venezuela must be negotiated, because “if Nicolás Maduro’s regime is not given a dignified solution, they will be killed.” The architect of the peace agreement with the FARC guerrilla once […]

Former footballer Ricardo Ciciliano passed away

At 43 years old, Ricardo Ciciliano, who was confined in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the La Asunción Clinic, passed away after relapsing to uon pneumoniasince he had already had it for 20 days in the same medical center during the month of August. Some time after being discharged, Ciciliano felt bad again and […]

“In the future, food will be seen as medicine”

The Empty Chair: Before we start this conversation by talking about how we are going to feed ourselves in 10 years, I would like to explain what the current situation of food systems is and what will happen if we continue with the inertia that we bring. María Elena Varas: We have a challenge. By […]

Pope calls for peaceful and lasting solution to conflict in the Caucasus

In this Sunday’s Angelus, Pope Francis again called for an immediate global ceasefire and prayed for the resolution of the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Vatican News After praying the Angelus with the faithful gathered in St. Peter’s Square, the Pope demonstrated once again his concern with “the pandemic that shows no signs of stopping”, […]

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Colombia’s three Christian senators Justa Libres, one of President Duque’s coalition parties, will vote blank for the election of Arturo Char in the Presidency of the Senate. “Our party has made the decision to vote blank for the Senate Presidency and for the second vice presidency”, which corresponds to the opposition, according to the leader […]