Colombia also held local elections. Here are some links:
Former Bogotá mayor re-elected after 14 years, defeating Colombia’s left. Enrique Penalosa reformed city’s transportation system from 1998 to 2001. Outgoing mayor Gustavo Petro briefly removed from office amid controversy
Of those killed, 11 belonged to the army while the other was a police officer. Six more people remained missing, including two poll workers and an indigenous guide, Defence Minister Luis Carlos Villegas said.
Villegas said the group had been transporting 130 ballots to the capital for tallying. They had been cast on Sunday by residents of an U’wa Indian reservation on the edge of the popular Sierra Nevada del Cocuy national park.
“Crime mutates uniforms from FARC to the ELN, and impunity continues.”
“El crimen está mutando uniformes de las Farc hacia el Eln, y sigue la impunidad” https://t.co/UECekuIlza
— Álvaro Uribe Vélez (@AlvaroUribeVel) October 25, 2015
“FARC switches uniforms in Boyacá and murders the soldiers as soon as the elections take place.”
Farc muta de uniforme en Boyacá y asesina a los soldados tan pronto transcurren las elecciones
— Álvaro Uribe Vélez (@AlvaroUribeVel) October 27, 2015