National Sections of the L5I:

Colombia

Right wing wins Colombian elections - workers must prepare to fight

The victory of Juan Manuel Santos represents a continuation of the murderous Uribe regime, writes Tim West Read more...

Tensions grow between Venezuela and Colombia

The increase in US troops is behind the increasing strain in Latin America, argues Rix Bragg Read more...

Chavez stabs Colombian resistance in the back

It has been a terrible year for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia - the FARC. Read more...

USA steps up aid to Colombian military

At the beginning of last month an estimated 12 million people took to the streets of Colombia to coincide with start of talks between the government and the guerilla group FARC. They demanded an end to the civil war that has claimed over 35,000 lives in the last decade. With the USA increasing its covert military intervention Keith Harvey looks at the prospects for peace Read more...

No to plan Colombia

As the start of this month President Pastrana of Colombia and Manuel Marulanda, leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) agreed to resume 'peace talksi aimed at resolving the decade Read more...