The Truth Recognition Room of the Special Jurisdiction for Peacecall to declare to General (r) Iván Ramírez Quinterowithin case 06 which investigates the victimization of members of the Patriotic Unionfor his participation in the retaking of the Palace of Justice in 1985.
The judicial proceeding will take place on the days August 12, 19 and 30 in the facilities of the JEP in Bogota.
With this summons, the procedure initiated on March 16, 2021 and which was suspended at the request of the defense of general (r) Ivan Ramirez Quintero, who assured that the soldier had a medical appointment. Ramírez Quintero has already been submitted more than 10 reports to respond to the requests of the victims, such as matters related to his time at the Intelligence Directorate of the institution, and, in addition, his command of the 20th Brigade, due to questions by disappearances, extrajudicial executions and other crimes.
The Special Justice reiterates to General (r) Iván Ramírez Quintero, the importance of doing these face-to-face proceedings since he is notified in time of the summonses that are made to him in the Special Jurisdiction for Peace. Complying with the calls seeks to protect the victims’ rights.