n a republic in northwestern South America with a coastline on the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea; achieved independence from Spain in 1821 under the leadership of Simon Bolivar; Spanish is the official language
Colombia close in on World Cup Colombia moved closer to the 2014 World Cup finals after two first half goals gave them a 2-0 home win over Peru. Colombia moved to second in the CONMEBOL group standings, three points behind Argentina who drew 1-1 in Ecuador despite having Javier Mascherano red carded four minutes from time.
June 12, 2013 - Soccer365
Colombia : Congress should reject law reforming the military justice system Members of Colombia ’s Congress should reject a proposed law which will shield members of the armed forces and the police from justice for crimes under international law. June 12, 2013 International Members of Colombia ’s Congress should reject a proposed law whose purpose is to give greater powers to the military justice system and which will shield members of the armed forces and the police ...
June 12, 2013 - Amnesty International
Sunil Gulati in Boston Herald The reason this game was the most important in our history was because at home people were tuned in in a way they've never been tuned in,he said. "Was the Colombia game in '94 very important? Sure. Was the (World Cup qualifying) game in...
Alvaro Uribe in 940 News Colombia has never been a country to go to war with its neighbours,Uribe said. "We are not mobilizing troops, nor advancing toward war with neighbours."