Colombia

UN refugee agency calls for probe into attacks on Colombian refugees

The United Nations refugee agency is calling for a “full and speedy resolution” to investigations into allegations that Colombian refugees in Ecuador have endured forced disappearances, torture, attempted rape and death threats.

Ban voices support for continuing efforts to ease Colombia-Ecuador tensions

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today voiced his strong support of continuing regional efforts to help restore normal bilateral relations between the Andean neighbours Colombia and Ecuador.