High Commissioner for Peace explains Violeta's presence at the negotiating table with the ELN

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Danilo Rueda reported that the peace agency that Violeta would advance “does not mean impunity”, warning that it remains linked to the process for the attack in the attack on the Andean Center on June 17, 2017

High Peace Commissioner explains Violeta's presence at the negotiating table with the ELN

The official responded to the criticism that he was appointed peace manager by the Office of the High Commissioner for Peace to be part of the negotiating delegation. REUTERS/Leonardo Fernandez Viloria

At the end of the afternoon of November 22, the High Commissioner for Peace, Danilo Rueda, via Twitter, explained the role that Violeta Arango will play at the peace negotiation table between the Colombian State and the National Liberation Army (ELN), after the controversy that caused her to be released and that she was appointed manager by the Office of the High Commissioner for Peace to be part of the delegation.

High Commissioner for Peace explains Violeta's presence at the negotiating table with the ELN

Alias ​​Violeta at the installation of the talks table between the government and the ELN. She is together with the representatives of Norway and Cuba

According to the High Commissioner for Peace, the peace agency that Violeta would advance at the negotiating table “does not mean impunity” , warning that she is still linked to the process for the attack in the attack in the Andean Center on June 17, 2017.

“In the case of Violeta, she has been granted her peace agency , it should be noted that she continues to be investigated by the Colombian justice and it will be the Colombian justice that defines, or not, her responsibility in some painful events that occurred in the city of Bogotá. The peace agency does not mean impunity and the peace agency, in addition to signifying a gesture of confidence in what is being built with the ELN, in a set of responsibilities that are being monitored by the Colombian authorities and by the Office of the High Commissioner Peace”, warned the high commissioner.

The official's statement can be seen below:

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