2018-06-14: Multiple supporters of the former guerrilla organisation FARC were killed in an air strike on Wednesday (13 June) by the Colombian Air Force. The attack took place near Fortul in the Departamento del Arauca in the north-east of the country. Despite the peace treaty, there are still renegade former members of the FARC against whom the Colombian government is taking action.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.