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ALFONSO CANO / 5 NOV 2011

In another blow to the FARC rebels, Guillermo Leon Saenz, alias "Alfonso Cano," the commander in chief of the group, has been killed by government forces.

ANTONIO GARCÍA / 27 SEP 2011

According to a Colombian think tank, the FARC's increased reliance on landmarks and sniper fire is a sign of weakness, not strength, masking the fact that the rebels are falling…

ALFONSO CANO / 23 SEP 2011

Three Venezuelan congressmen are claiming that a hospital close to the Colombian border has prepared a sick room for FARC commander Guillermo Leon Saenz, alias “Alfonso Cano.”…

COLOMBIA / 19 SEP 2011

Juan Manuel Santos became the first Colombian president to visit the site where the FARC rebel group was created in the 1960s, and issued a call for peace in the…

COLOMBIA / 6 SEP 2011

The recent arrest of the FARC's alleged "extortion mastermind" shows that the guerrillas are intent on expanding a revenue stream which will make Colombia's government very nervous: the…

COLOMBIA / 15 AUG 2011

The leader of the FARC rebel group has released a video calling for peace negotiations with the Colombian government.

COLOMBIA / 8 AUG 2011

Amid accusations that the security situation in Colombia is taking a turn for the worse, President Juan Manuel Santos has announced an overhaul of security doctrine, to counter new tactics…

COLOMBIA / 2 MAY 2011

The FARC are apparently still a force to be reckoned with, according to a new report by two journalists who spent a week in the Eastern Plains with the…

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