IACHR to study the murder of Colombian journalist Jaime Garzón
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) has accepted the request of several organizations to study the murder of critical journalist and humanitarian mediator Jaime Hernando Garzón Forero, who lost […]After 23 years have passed since the crime, the IACHR has accepted the request of the Colombian Commission of Jurists and the José Alvear Restrepo Lawyers' Collective, who have insisted that the international responsibility of the Colombian State in the attack against the journalist must be established.
The Colombian government has sent a note to the Cuban authorities informing them of its refusal to extradite two of the representatives of the National Liberation Army (ELN) guerrillas, a gesture that would shore up the budding peace talks. © Provided by News 360 Archive - Gustavo Petro, President of Colombia - MARIANA BAZO / ZUMA PRESS / CONTACTOPHOTO
The document, to which Caracol Radio has had access, has been sent to the Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, and refers to Israel Ramírez Pineda, alias 'Pablo Beltrán' and Víctor Orlando Cubides, 'Aureliano Carbonell' or 'Pablo Tejada'.
PNG minister, police hit out at Australia over extradition request for alleged fraudster and Cairns resident Samson Jubi
A Papua New Guinea government minister and top justice officials have revealed "extreme" frustrations with Australia, accusing it of harbouring a Cairns resident wanted for one of the biggest alleged frauds in the country's legal history.In an early test for the Albanese government's Pacific strategy, PNG Immigration Minister Bryan Kramer and the country's national police force have spoken out to the ABC about "unacceptable" delays in Australia's handling of an extradition request for PNG citizen Samson Jubi.
The document explains that the government has requested the suspension of the arrest warrants issued against the members of the guerrilla delegation, but a court of Execution of Sentences and Security Measures of Antioquia had not annulled the warrants for Ramirez and Cubides, key members in the process.
Therefore, they notify the government of Cuba that they are waiving this extradition request in order to continue taking steps in this eventual peace process.
"According to Resolution 177 of 2022 the arrest warrants and extradition requests will not be effective, generating legal security for members of the ELN delegation" explains the document.
Finally, the Government assures that it maintains its firm and unequivocal decision to initiate a negotiation process with the ELN within the framework of all the guarantees and legal security for both parties and the guarantor countries involved.
Assange protesters rally for his release .
Supporters of jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange have formed a human chain in Melbourne's city centre to protest his detention.The 51-year-old Australian has been in London's Belmarsh prison since he was removed from the Ecuadorian embassy in 2019.