VOL. 2, NO. 6, PGS. 8–14


Colombia, An Irresolvable Conflict?
A conversation with Vicente Torrijos

This interview was conducted by Javier Toro.

Vicente Torrijos is Professor Emeritus of Political Science and International Relations at the University of Rosario and a member of the Historical Commission on the Conflict and its Victims (CHCV).

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What motivated insurgent action in Colombia? When did the war begin?

In my opinion, the guerrillas appeared in Colombia in the 1960s, specifically around 1964, the year in which both the FARC and the ELN were consolidated with the stimulus of the Cuban revolution. What we had had before that were armed peasant self-defence movements. In the middle of the last [...]

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