Major event and statistics
Columbia has the highest homicide rate in the world.
Violence in Columbia seems to be escalating. In 1980 there was 10,00 homicides. By 1988 there was 20,000. In 1992 the number
of homicides had risen to 30,000. Every day in Coloumbia 5 people are gunned down because of their political activities. Most
of the vicitims that get killed are men.Every third day one person dissappears for similar reasons. Also every third day someone
is gunned down for being a homosexual, prostitute, street urchin,or vagrant. The attorney generals office has estimated that
ninty-seven percent of all violent crimes ae commited because with impunity.With regard to to human rights abuses, the impunity
id one hundred percent.Human Rights watch have given statistics that say 2,183 people were killed for political reasons in