The ELN is the last real guerrilla force in Latin America and has transitioned into a real transnational threat in Colombia and Venezuela.READ FULL PROFILE
Colombia's President Petro announced his Total Peace plan 12 months ago. But how has his flagship policy played out?…
Illegal mining is by far the most widespread and insidious environmental crime occurring in the Amazon’s tri-border regions.
Cocaine traffickers in Venezuela are exploiting a new route to the Caribbean Sea through the state of Monagas.
Kidnappings are rising across Colombia as the government prepares for a cease fire with the ELN, the country's largest remaining…
Venezuela's Presidents Chávez and Maduro, to secure long-term power, ensured the country's criminal groups would answer to them.
Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was the pioneer in industrial-scale cocaine trafficking.
Eliecer Erlinto Chamorro, alias "Antonio Garcia," is the number two commander in Colombias National Liberation Army (ELN) rebel group.
Pablito is one of the ELN's longstanding and most belligerent commanders. His support would be crucial to any peace talks in Colombia.