Latest Colombian armed conflict Stories

2010-08-16 09:07:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Houston American Energy Corp. (NYSE Amex: HUSA) today reported its financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2010.

2009-11-10 14:41:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- In two rulings on Monday, a federal district court in Birmingham, Alabama dismissed the latest efforts by Colombian plaintiffs, backed by the United Steelworkers and Colombian labor unions, to hold Drummond Company Inc., Drummond Ltd.

2009-02-13 09:14:00

BOGOTA DC, Colombia, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2008-09-21 12:00:12

By Deb Riechmann Associated Press WASHINGTON -- President Bush and Colombian President Alvaro Uribe renewed their push on Saturday for Congress to approve a free-trade deal before lawmakers leave town to campaign for re-election.

2008-09-12 18:00:05

Two top Venezuelan officials and a former official have helped the Colombian FARC in drug dealing, the U.S. Treasury Department said Friday. Also Friday, the State Department said that the expulsion of U.S. ambassadors from Bolivia and Venezuela show the weaknesses of those country's leaders.

2008-09-09 09:00:23

Colombia finds valuable information on rebel in seized computers BOGOTA, Sept. 8 (Xinhua) -- Colombian Defense Minister Juan Manuel Santos said Monday that a lot of useful information was found on three computers seized during an attack on a rebel camp last week.

2008-09-02 00:00:13

World News IN BRIEF *ROME The freed French-Colombian hostage Ingrid Betancourt hugged Pope Benedictn XVI yesterday and told him she was overcome with emotion when she heard him appeal for her freedom in a radio broadcast during her seven years of captivity in the Colombian jungle.

2008-07-07 15:00:00

By LIBARDO CARDONA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BOGOT, Colombia Freed after years as rebel-held hostages, French- Colombian politician Ingrid Betancourt and four Colombian police officers sent messages of hope in a radio broadcast Sunday to captives still detained in remote jungle camps.

2008-07-05 15:00:19

Former Colombian hostage Ingrid Betancourt checked into a Paris hospital for medical tests Saturday after being freed in a daring jungle rescue.

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