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Incident summaries for September 2016

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Short summaries of the incidents leading to the counts.

ELN member captured in Arauca.

Sept 3, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces captured an ELN member responsible for terrorism in the place known as La Primavera. The incident took place in the municipality of Saravena, Arauca - Close to the Arauca fields with Arauca-1 and 4 just outside of the city.

http://hsbnoticias.com/noticias/judicial/capturado-alias-wicho-presunto-cabecilla-de-redes-de-apoyo-d-234840

ELN Attack in Arauca

Sept, 3, 2016             

 

HSB News reported an ELN attack with explosives in the road between Saravena and Arauca. The incident took place in the municipality of Saravena, Arauca - Close to the Arauca fields with Arauca-1 and 4 just outside of the city.

http://hsbnoticias.com/noticias/judicial/eln-detono-explosivos-en-saravena-auraca-y-dejo-sin-paso-veh-234371

Pipeline Terrorist Attack in Norte de Santander.

Sept 4, 2016              

 

HSB News reported an ELN attack against Caño Limón Coveñas pipeline in the place known as La Seis. The incident took place in the municipality of Tibú, Norte de Santander - In the heart of the Catatumbo oil fields.

http://hsbnoticias.com/noticias/judicial/atentado-al-oleoducto-cano-limon-covenas-en-el-catatumbo-234513

Army seized contraband gasoline in La Guajira.

Sept 7, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces found seized more than 1200 gallons of contraband gasoline. The incident took place in the municipality of Fonseca, La Guajira - Within 10kms of Carretalito - 8 and APA 1 wells.

http://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=401672

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Meta.      

Sept 9, 2016              

 

The Colombian Army Forces found an explosive device belonging to Las FARC in the place known as El Recreo. The incident took place in the municipality of Puerto Concordia, Meta - On the border between two 2012 Round Type 3 blocks and within 20kms of exploration wells SA-4, Balastera-1, Cafre-1 and SM-1, 2, 4.

http://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=401828

Army finds illegal refinery in Norte de Santander.

Sept 9, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces found an illegal refinery belonging to ELN and extracting oil from Caño Limon Coveñas pipeline. The incident took place in the municipality of Tibú, Norte de Santander - In the heart of the Catatumbo oil fields.

http://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=401833

ELN Attack in Arauca

Sept 9, 2016              

 

HSB News reported an ELN attack against a Police Station. The incident took place in the municipality of Saravena, Arauca - Close to the Arauca fields with Arauca-1 and 4 just outside of the city.

http://hsbnoticias.com/noticias/judicial/atentado-con-granada-contra-una-garita-de-la-policia-en-sara-235896

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Valle del Cauca.   

Sept 13, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found a large amount of explosive devices in the place known as Vallecito. The incident took place in the municipality of Pradera, Valle del Cauca - In an available but unassigned block, less than 20Km from the Juga-1 exploratory well.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=401998

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Chocó.     

Sept 13, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found different explosive devices belonging to ELN. The incident took place in the municipality of Quibdó, Chocó - In an available but unassigned block within 20 km of Nacora -1 and Pacurita -1 well but Choco is essentially a reserve.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=401999

Vehicle burned in Arauca

Sept 15, 2016            

 

La Voz del Cinaruco newspaper reported an ELN attack in which a vehicle was burned in the place known as Santo Domingo. The incident took place in the municipality of Arauca, Arauca - Two wells within 20kms -- Pituco-1 and Caño Grande-1 -- but only 25kms from a large field between Arauca and Arauquita.

https://lavozdelcinaruco.com/15414-guerrilla-del-eln-quema-nuevo-automotor-en-arauca

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Huila.       

Sept 15, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found an explosive device in the place known as Osso. The incident took place in the municipality of San Agustín, Huila - Within 20 km of La Laguna -1 well.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402169

ELN Attack in Arauca

Sept 16, 2016            

 

La Voz del Cinaruco newpaper reported an ELN attack against an Army Patrol in the place known as Caño La Colorada. The incident took place in the municipality of Fortul, Arauca - Close to the Arauca fields with Arauca-1 and 4 just outside of the city.

https://lavozdelcinaruco.com/15424-guerrilla-hostiga-fuerza-publica-en-fortul-arauquita-y-saravena

Soldier killed in Arauca.

Sept 16, 2016            

 

La Voz del Cinaruco newspaper reported combat with ELN members in which a soldier was killed and other got injured in the place known as El Oasis. The incident took place in the municipality of Arauquita, Arauca - Within 20kms of a large number of wells in the Arauca/Saravena/Fortul area and close to the route of the Bicentennial Pipeline.

https://lavozdelcinaruco.com/15428-en-enfrentamientos-con-el-eln-muere-soldado-en-arauquita-arauca

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Cesar.      

Sept 18, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found different explosive devices belonging to ELN in the place known as Las Flores. The incident took place in the municipality of Agustín Codazzi, Cesar - No wells within 40km but on the route of the Barrancabermeja-Guajira Pipeline.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402292

ELN members captured in Santander.

Sept 19, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces captured two ELN members responsible for terrorism in the road between Cerrito and Concepción. The incident took place in the municipality of Concepción, Santander - In an unconventional exploration block which failed to be sold in the 2012 Round.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402301

ELN members captured in Nariño

Sept 21, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces captured eight ELN members responsible for terrorism and drug traffic. The incident took place in the municipality of Samaniego, Nariño - 20 kms from the TransAndina Pipeline.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402409

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Nariño.    

Sept 22, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found different explosive devices belonging to ELN. The incident took place in the municipality of Barbacoas, Nariño - Within 20kms of the TransAndino pipeline.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402482

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Caquetá. 

Sept 22, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found two explosive devices belonging to ELN in the place known as El Horizonte. The incident took place in the municipality of La Montañita, Caquetá - Wells La Turbia-1,2 and Montanita-1 within 20kms. It is also only about 10kms off the main road from Florencia to San Vicente de Caguán.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402487

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Caquetá. 

Sept 22, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found two explosive devices belonging to ELN in the place known as El Bélgica. The incident took place in the municipality of La Montañita, Caquetá - Wells La Turbia-1,2 and Montanita-1 within 20kms. It is also only about 10kms off the main road from Florencia to San Vicente de Caguán.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402487

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Caquetá. 

Sept 22, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found an explosive device belonging to ELN in the place known as La Reina. The incident took place in the municipality of La Montañita, Caquetá - Wells La Turbia-1,2 and Montanita-1 within 20kms. It is also only about 10kms off the main road from Florencia to San Vicente de Caguán.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402487

Army finds illegal refinery in Norte de Santander.

Sept 22, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces found an illegal refinery extracting oil from Caño Limon Coveñas pipeline close to Campo Seis. The incident took place in the municipality of Tibú, Norte de Santander - In the heart of the Catatumbo oil fields.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402480

Army confiscates weapons and explosive material in Huila.     

Sept 22, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces seized different weapons and explosive material near the village Buena Vista. The incident took place in the municipality of Campoalegre, Huila - On the main road south of Neiva, on the other side of the Betania Reservoir from Tortugas-1, Corral-1 and within 20kms of Reno-1, Guanabana-1 and Tenay-6.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402478

Civilian injured in Huila.

Sept 27, 2016            

 

HSB News reported a landmine explosion which killed a child in the village Quebradón. The incident took place in the municipality of Algeciras, Huila - In the mountains, about 10kms from the main road south of Neiva towards the fields that lie on the far side of the Betania Reservoir such as La Canada and La Hocha, but easily 30 to 50Kms from the fields themselves.

http://hsbnoticias.com/noticias/judicial/nino-murio-causa-de-una-mina-antipersonal-al-sur-de-algeci-239806

Army finds illegal refinery in Nariño.

Sept 29, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces found an illegal refinery in the village Cabildo Verde. The incident took place in the municipality of Barbacoas, Nariño - No wells nearby but terminus of the Transandino Pipeline.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402756

Army neutralizes terrorist actions in Huila.       

Sept 30, 2016            

 

The Colombian Army Forces found different explosive devices belonging to Las FARC in the place known as Junín. The incident took place in the municipality of Tello, Huila - On the other side of the dense fields outside Neiva.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402823

Army confiscates weapons and explosive material in Meta.     

Sept 30, 2016

The Colombian Army Forces seized different weapons and explosive material in the place known as Barrio Las Américas. The incident took place in the municipality of Villavicencio, Meta - Villavicencio is the gateway to Colombia's most important oil state. Anaconda-1 is just outside the city and there are dozens of wells within 30kms.

https://www.ejercito.mil.co/?idcategoria=402832

Navy member injured in Arauca.

Sept 30, 2016            

 

La Voz del Cinaruco reported an explosion in which a Navy member got injured. The incident took place in the municipality of Arauquita, Arauca - Within 20kms of a large number of wells in the Arauca/Saravena/Fortul area and close to the route of the Bicentennial Pipeline.

https://lavozdelcinaruco.com/15529-infante-de-marina-resulta-herido-por-un-artefacto-explosivo-en-el-municipio-de-arauquita

 

 

 



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