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February 2013

 

February 26, 2013

Colombia in the United Nations Security Council

Bogota, 26 February, 2013. It was introduced to the diplomatic community and academia in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs the book 'Colombia in the Security Council of United Nations 2011 - 2012' as an echo of a two-year work where Colombia showed its commitment to peace and security. »

 

February 12, 2013

Colombia participates in the Open Debate of the Security Council on Civilians in Armed Conflict

In his statement, Ambassador Osorio supported the idea expressed by the Security Council in the Presidency statement on the protection of civilians in November 2010, that the promotion of the peace process and the achieving of peace and sustainable development, and the respect for human rights and the rule of law, are of utmost importance to protect the civilians in medium and long terms. Moreover, he emphasized that the peace talks currently underway are founded on a solid legal basis for the State and a strong political will of the government compatible with the international obligations that we have accepted and harmonized with the aim of protecting civilians. »