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Importance of Secure Transportation in Bogota

As a foreigner with driving experience in Colombia, and not only from a safety point of view but security also, I can attest to the importance of having security awareness whilst behind the wheel in Bogota. With the negative impact on the economy due to the fallout of the pandemic even the Secretary for Bogota […]

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Media Team; Safety & Security Advisors Colombia

Lately Black Mountain Solutions (BMS) provided Security & Safety Advisory and Logistical & Operational support for a recently published documentary on Netflix; exploring the drug trade in Latin America. The scope of the task entailed a BMS Safety & Security Consultant to visit high-risk locations within Colombia with the production crew, whilst advising on any […]

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Hurricane Season 2020; Security Services Puerto Rico & LATAM Business Continuity & Emergency Response Planning

According to weather experts at the NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, this year there is a 60% chance of an above average hurricane season.   With the focus on a safe re-opening from COVID-19 in the very near future, many businesses may overlook other adverse impact events such as natural disasters. With the hurricane season running […]

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6 Colombian Soldiers killed, 8 injured in Ambush

                  Local Colombian Authorities reported on Wednesday that a unit of 30 soldiers conducting anti-drug patrols had been ambushed in the Caquetá area of Meta, Colombia. According to authorities, the incident that took place approx.1:30am on the 17th was carried out by FARC dissidents. It has also […]

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Colombia reports

4 Children Deaths Due to Unexploded Ordnance in Colombia

Government sources in Colombia reports this year (so far..) a total of 7 deaths and up to 30 injured as victims of the presence of Unexploded Ordinance (UXO) within Colombia in which four of the deaths reported, includes children. According to sources, since 1990 up to 255 deaths of minors has been reported from cause […]

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ELN Armed Strike Colombia

ELN Armed Strike Colombia

The weekend of 14th February 2020 saw the Colombia’s left-wing armed group; National Liberation Army (acronym in English) enforce transportation shut down in various regions of the country. The rebel group that has existed for over 50 years now imposed the 72-hour strike in ELN controlled areas causing civilian authorities to collapse in which according […]

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Anti-Government Marches Colombia

Mass Anti-Government Marches Colombia

Hundreds of thousands of Colombians took to the streets in Colombia on Thursday 21st November to express their negative stance towards the Colombian Government. Reasons for the marches have been reported as show of support towards the government’s embattled 2016 peace process (with the FARC) which Colombians state their government is prolonging the agreement terms. […]

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Police Deaths Bogota

On Tuesday 2nd July National media sources across Bogota reported a violent attack against a Colombian Police unit in which resulted in one Policeman being killed. According to sources, the incident which occurred in the South of Bogota took place when officers stopped a vehicle to carry out a document check after locals reported the […]

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