Human rights organizations say 500 social activists have been killed in Colombia since 2016. Activists say police do not investigate properly when NGO workers are threatened. DW's Javier Arguedas with a report from the province of Santa Marta.
Heiko Maas has promised support for Colombia and the Venezuelan opposition during a Latin America trip. On a three-state visit he has met with Brazilian leaders to talk about co-operation between the two countries.
A Berlin satirist collective and Colombian peace and human rights activists are the winners of this year's Aachen Peace Prize. The award honors those who make " a contribution to mutual understanding" among people.
President Juan Manuel Santos and the leaders of the FARC, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, signed a peace deal on November 24, 2016. Has the goal been achieved?
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos leaves office with low support for his deal with FARC rebels, cocaine production at a record high and UN concern over rising violence. Where is the peace he won a Nobel Prize for?
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