Tag Archives: Colombia

Jamaica Listed as Major Drug Producing/Trafficking Country

US President Barack Obama has included Jamaica in his list of major illicit drug-producing or drug-transit countries for this year. Twenty-two countries are on the list which was released by the US State Department yesterday. They include Afghanistan, the Bahamas, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Venezuela. Under the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, the US President is required ...

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World Cup Update: Brazil Defeat Colombia 2-1 And Secure Their Place in The Semis

It’s finished in Fortaleza and the hosts are through to a mouthwatering semi-final clash with Germany on Tuesday. Thiago Silva opened the scoring in the opening ten minutes before a thunderous David Luiz free-kick doubled his side’s advantage. James Rodriguez’s sixth of the tournament, a penalty after Julio Cesar had fouled Bacca, halved the deficit but Brazil held on to ...

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World Cup Update: Colombia Advance & Uruguay Sent Home after 2-0 Defeat

A double strike by James Rodriguez helped Colombia to a 2 – 0 win over Uruguay and booked their place in the quarterfinals where they will face Brazil. Rodriguez made all the difference tonight and his efforts see Colombia a win, while simultaneously sending Uruguay home. Colombia’s win now sets up what should be a fantastic quarter-final fixture against Brazil ...

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World Cup Update: Colombia Edge Past Ivory Coast 2-1

Colombia took a giant step towards qualification for the round of 16 at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with a 2 – 1 win over Cote d’Ivoire in a Group C match today. Colombia move to six points after the win and could clinch one of two round of 16 spots from Group C if the Japan versus Greece ...

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No Tsunami Watch For The Caribbean

There is Currently no Tsunami watch in place for the Caribbean. The star marks the epicenter of today’s (09-05-12) 7.9-magnitude earthquake in Costa Rica. In a media release the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) advised that the 7.9 earthquake that affected Costa Rica this morning, was determined to pose no threat to the Caribbean. Please Refrain from ...

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