Colombia

Annan welcomes accord between Government and rebels in Colombia

Calling it "a promising roadmap" for peace talks in Colombia, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today welcomed the signing of an accord between the Government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC-EP).

Colombia: Annan welcomes Government, rebel agreement to continue peace talks

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has welcomed news of an agreement between the Government of Colombia and the rebel Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) to allow peace talks to continue.

Colombia: Annan urges Government, rebels to find solution to present crisis

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has appealed to the Government of Colombia and a rebel group to find a solution to the present crisis in their peace talks.

Colombia: UN envoy embarks on last-ditch effort to salvage peace process

A senior adviser to United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has embarked on a mission to help the Government of Colombia and a rebel group avoid a total collapse in that country's peace process.

Annan voices ‘deep concern’ as peace talks in Colombia near breakdown

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today expressed his deep concern over the announcement that peace talks between the Government of Colombia and the rebel group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) were near the point of breakdown.