UN Documents for Colombia: Security Council Press Statements

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28 January 2021 SC/14425 This press statement reiterated Council members’ support for the peace process in Colombia.
19 October 2020 SC/14332 This was a press statement adopted by Council members in which they reiterated their unanimous support for the peace process in Colombia and reiterated the importance of the full implementation of the 2016 peace agreement.
16 July 2020 SC/14255 This was a press statement expressing Council members' support for the 2016 peace agreement, in which Council members took note with interest the request of the parties that the Verification Mission will monitor the implementation of the sanctions of the Special Jurisdiction for Peace (SJP).
17 April 2020 SC/14163 This was a press statement adopted by Council members in which they reiterated their unanimous support for the peace process in Colombia.
15 January 2020 SC/14081 Council members issued a press statement in which they reiterated "their full and unanimous support" for the peace process.
15 October 2019 SC/13988 Council members issued a press statement, reiterating their unanimous support for the peace process in Colombia while deploring a recent announcement by a group of former fighters that they would return to armed activity.
23 July 2019 SC/13896 Council members adopted a press statement stressing the importance of implementing the peace agreement as an interlocking set of commitments.
16 April 2019 SC/13782 This was a press statement reiterating the call for full respect for the Special Jurisdiction for Peace’s independence and autonomy.
24 January 2019 SC/13676 This was a press statement reiterating the Council's full and unanimous support for the peace process in Colombia and sharing the assessment set out in the report of the Secretary-General.
18 January 2019 SC/13671 The members of the Security Council condemned in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack at the General Santander National Police Academy in Bogotá on 17 January 2019, which left several fatalities and dozens injured.
11 October 2018 SC/13538 Council members reaffirmed their commitment to working with Colombia, under the new administration, to renew momentum behind implementation of the peace agreement.
27 July 2018 SC/13438 This was press statement reaffirming the Council's commitment to continuing to work with Colombia as it implements the peace agreement in order to secure a lasting peace in the months and years ahead.
19 April 2018 SC/13310 Council members welcomed positive developments in Colombia and expressed concern about continued insecurity in some of the conflict-affected areas, in particular the killings of community and social leaders.
10 January 2018 SC/13160 This was a press statement in which the Council urged "continued momentum towards full implementation of the peace agreement" with the FARC-EP and hoped that the Colombian government and the ELN would "resume work to agree to a renewal and strengthening of the ceasefire".
30 November 2017 SC/13101 This statement marked the one-year anniversary of the Colombia peace agreement.