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    Australia, Qatar pull out of 2021 Copa America

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires | Updated at 02:56am on February 24, 2021

    Australia and Qatar have pulled out of the 2021 Copa America starting in June, South American football's governing body CONMEBOL said on Tuesday. CONMEBOL's deputy...

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    Colombian military accused of 6,400 extrajudicial killings

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 10:35pm on February 19, 2021

    Colombia’s military carried out at least 6,400 extrajudicial killings and presented them as combat deaths between 2002 and 2008, a number significantly higher than previously...

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    Colombia to offer temporary protected status to 1m Venezuelan migrants

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 10:52pm on February 09, 2021

    Colombia will temporarily normalise the status of almost one million undocumented Venezuelan migrants, president Ivan Duque said on Monday during a visit by the UN...

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    Colombian reporter dies of gunshot wounds

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 10:31am on December 24, 2020

    A Colombian journalist who had covered organised crime died on Wednesday two days after suffering multiple gunshot wounds in Cali, in the southwest of the...

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    Attacks on medical teams surge in Colombia

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 10:39pm on October 20, 2020

    Attacks on Colombian medical teams have surged to the worst rate in two decades, most of whom work on the COVID-19 pandemic, the government said...

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    Overseas tour plans continue to plague public projects

    | Updated at 12:00am on September 30, 2020

    OVERSEAS trips of public servants, mostly unnecessary and a means of waste of public money, do not appear to cease in project planning. Public agencies...

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    I’m fine, I’m home: Muriel

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 10:56pm on July 14, 2020

    Atalanta’s Colombia striker Luis Muriel reassured fans he was on the mend after being taken to hospital in Bergamo on Tuesday after hitting his head...

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    ‘Valley of Souls’ triumphs at Marrakesh film festival

    Agence France-Presse . Marrakesh | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    Colombian director Nicolas Rincon Gille’s ‘Valley of Souls’, the story of a father’s solitary search for the bodies of his murdered sons, won top prize...

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    3rd general strike keeps pressure on Colombia’s Duque

    Agence-France-Presse . Colombia | Updated at 03:25pm on December 05, 2019

    Thousands of protesters took part in anti-government demonstrations in Colombia’s capital Bogota and other cities Wednesday during the country’s third general strike in two weeks....

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    President Duque opens dialogue to calm down public rage

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 03:28pm on November 25, 2019

    Under-fire Colombian president Ivan Duque, the target of days of unprecedented anti-government protests, on Sunday opened a national dialogue aimed at assuaging popular anger...