Last September, Carlos Antonio Lozada, a commander of Colombia’s FARC guerrillas, returned home to a jungle encampment in the vast wetland region called Yarí.
Julián Gallo Cubillos, known as "Carlos Antonio Lozada" is 55 years old, a quiet voice that evokes hope. He has been in the FARC guerrilla for 38 years and was present at the failed 1999 peace talks in Colombia. In this new stage of dialogues he headed the technical subcommittee for the end of the conflict where he came face-to-face with members of the military forces he faced in the war.
Villavicencio, 8 de agosto de 2016.
Intervenção do comandante Carlos Antonio Lozada em Villavicencio sobre Acordo de 23 de junho e Protocolos.
On Monday 8 of August very early in the morning, the members of the Monitoring and Verification Mechanisms from the FARC-EP, who had visited Havana, Cuba in order to receive instructions to start their job, headed for the Airport José Martí.
Anbei dokumentieren wir ein Interview mit Carlos Antonio Lozada, welches für denObserver und den Guardian geführt und anschließend für die Wochenzeitung der freitagübersetzt wurde.
The national outrage because of the decision of the National Authority of Environmental Licenses (ANLA) to grant the company HUPECOL a licence to exploit an oil block in the Special Management Area of La Macarena (AMEN), which forced the national government to subsequently revoke it, demonstrates the validity and the urgency of profoundly addressing the debate on the economic model that we, Colombians, want for our country.
Havana, Cuba - Spokesman Carlos Antonio Lozada announced significant progress has been made on the subject of a bilateral ceasefire and cessation of hostilities. He said that probably next week, there would be an official declaration on the subject.
'Carlos Antonio Lozada', member of the FARC secretariat, explains the position of this insurgent group on the concentration points, the ceasefire, the abandonment of arms and transition into policy.
Havana, Cuba - Comandante Carlos Antonio Lozada expressed today the concerns of the Peace Delegation of the FARC-EP about the repression that has been unleashed against those comrades in prison who participated in the hunger strike. He specifically mentioned the prisons of Picota, Popay?n, Santander and Jamund?.