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Weekly Report - 29 July 2021 (WR-21-30)

COLOMBIA: Retired soldier accused of orchestrating attacks

A retired army captain and 10 alleged members of the dissident 33rd Front of the disbanded Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (Farc) have been charged in relation to last month’s attacks against President Iván Duque and a military base in Colombia’s far east. Prosecutors claim that the men were planning further attacks, highlighting the threat that dissident Farc units still pose despite the guerrilla group’s demobilisation in 2017.

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