Political and social violence continues an upward trend in Colombia
The Institute of Studies for Development and Peace (Indepaz) denounced this Thursday the murder of three people in the Argelia municipality of the Cauca department, in western Colombia.
According to a message from the social network Twitter, the incident occurred on the edge of the road in the village of Plateado, in the Balastrera sector of Algeria. Next to the bodies, the assassins left a message: «We see ourselves in the obligation to execute these by infiltrators of ELN.»
In the report presented by this body on February 2, it is evident that in 2020 there were 91 massacres. The municipalities of Antioquia, Cauca and Nariño were the most affected.