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Reuters
Colombia high court approves plebiscite for peace accordsquestion, with a yes or no answer, drew considerable criticism, especially from
Colombia high court approves plebiscite for peace accords
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
question, with a yes or no answer, drew considerable criticism, especially from former president and now opposition Senator Alvaro Uribe, who argued that it does not allow voters to reject specific aspects of the peace agreement. The government and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia high court approves plebiscite for peace accordsquestion, with a yes or no answer, drew considerable criticism, especially from
Colombia high court approves plebiscite for peace accords
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
question, with a yes or no answer, drew considerable criticism, especially from former president and now opposition Senator Alvaro Uribe, who argued that it does not allow voters to reject specific aspects of the peace agreement. The government and... Read more
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8d
Al-Ahram Weekly
Harming the Palestinianshis own inquiry into the attack to be headed by former New Zealand prime minist
Harming the Palestinians
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
his own inquiry into the attack to be headed by former New Zealand prime minister Geoffrey Palmer and Colombian president Alvaro Uribe, along with one delegate each from Israel and Turkey. The representative for the Israeli point of view was none... Read more
8d
Zero Hedge
We're Witnessing A Complete Breakdown In Western ValuesSubmitted by Simon Black via SoveeignMan.com, Two months ago I was with the fo
We're Witnessing A Complete Breakdown In Western Values
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
Submitted by Simon Black via SoveeignMan.com, Two months ago I was with the former President of Colombia, Alvaro Uribe, at his home outside of Medellin. He was telling me some hilarious stories about his interactions in the early 2000s with Hugo... Read more
10d
Aljazeera
Cocoa verses conflict in Colombiatheir outspoken leader and three children, among them Santiago Tuberquia, an 18
Cocoa verses conflict in Colombia
Aljazeera / Posted 10 days ago
their outspoken leader and three children, among them Santiago Tuberquia, an 18-month-old boy. Then Colombian president Alvaro Uribe justified the killings by labeling the San Jose community as guerrillas. Today he is a key far-right opponent of... Read more
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Miami New Times
Colombian Cocaine Kingpin Ramon Quintero Sanclemente Sentenced To 17 Years In PrisonBagley says. "They used to tie people up and chain saw them into pieces, then t
Colombian Cocaine Kingpin Ramon Quintero Sanclemente Sentenced To 17 Years In Prison
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
Bagley says. "They used to tie people up and chain saw them into pieces, then throw them into the Cauca River." President Alvaro Uribe targeted the cartel during his tenure from 2002-10, successfully decimating the gang like the Cali cartel before... Read more
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CBC.ca
'I'm filled with joy': Colombians celebrate as dream of peace comes step closer to realityin the jungle near the town of Miraflores on Aug. 7, 1998. (REUTERS) It's also
'I'm filled with joy': Colombians celebrate as dream of peace comes step closer to reality
CBC.ca / Posted 27 days ago
in the jungle near the town of Miraflores on Aug. 7, 1998. (REUTERS) It's also the hometown of former Colombian president Alvaro Uribe. FARC killed his father in 1983, and Uribe was elected to defeat the guerrilla group. His inauguration in 2002... Read more
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28d
The Wilmington Star-News
Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never knownstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never known
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
The Daily Jeffersonian
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
Sky News Australia
Columbia ceasefire signed to end years of wara promise made by Santos that had been a key sticking point. But not everybody
Columbia ceasefire signed to end years of war
Sky News Australia / Posted 29 days ago
a promise made by Santos that had been a key sticking point. But not everybody supports the peace process with former president Alvaro Uribe, the leading critic of the talks, saying the agreement is 'a surrender to terrorism' by Santos. ... Read more
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29d
BBC News
Colombia Farc: Celebrations after ceasefire ends five decades of warwould be signed in Colombia, not Cuba. Medellin-based newspaper El Colombiano
Colombia Farc: Celebrations after ceasefire ends five decades of war
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
would be signed in Colombia, not Cuba. Medellin-based newspaper El Colombiano featured a commentary by former President Alvaro Uribe, who remains sceptical about the prospects for peace, saying "the word peace is wounded". One of the main... Read more
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29d
WBOC Salisbury
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
Hawaii News Now
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
EuroNews
Hopes for peace as Colombia signs historic ceasefire dealif the fighting continues and the peace deal falls through. The country’s righ
Hopes for peace as Colombia signs historic ceasefire deal
EuroNews / Posted 29 days ago
if the fighting continues and the peace deal falls through. The country’s right-wing opposition, led by former President Alvaro Uribe, now a senator, has called for the public to vote against the deal. He has said it will grant rebels impunity... Read more
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29d
CTV News
Columbians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace dealstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Columbians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace deal
CTV News / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accordstarted peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with t
Colombians cheer deal putting them on verge of peace accord
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
started peace talks. The a strong element in Colombia opposed to a deal with the FARC is led by popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. "It damages the word 'peace' to accept... Read more
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29d
Swissinfo
Tears of joy as rebels sign ceasefire with Colombian governmentKidnappings for ransom also helped bankroll the rebel group. That began to cha
Tears of joy as rebels sign ceasefire with Colombian government
Swissinfo / Posted 29 days ago
Kidnappings for ransom also helped bankroll the rebel group. That began to change in 2002, when former President Alvaro Uribe launched a U.S.-backed counterinsurgency campaign that killed many FARC leaders and reduced it to an estimated... Read more
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29d
BBC News
Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic ceasefirewould be signed in Colombia, not Cuba. Medellin-based newspaper El Colombiano
Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic ceasefire
BBC News / Posted 29 days ago
would be signed in Colombia, not Cuba. Medellin-based newspaper El Colombiano featured a commentary by former President Alvaro Uribe, who remains sceptical about the prospects for peace, saying "the word peace is wounded." One of the main... Read more
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29d
The Register NorthJersey.com
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Swissinfo
Colombians celebrate as rebels sign ceasefire with governmentKidnappings for ransom also helped bankroll the rebel group. That began to cha
Colombians celebrate as rebels sign ceasefire with government
Swissinfo / Posted 29 days ago
Kidnappings for ransom also helped bankroll the rebel group. That began to change in 2002, when former President Alvaro Uribe launched a U.S.-backed counterinsurgency campaign that killed many FARC leaders and reduced it to an estimated... Read more
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29d
CBS News
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefiremarket. In moving ahead with the peace talks in Havana, President Santos broke
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefire
CBS News / Posted 29 days ago
market. In moving ahead with the peace talks in Havana, President Santos broke with his former ally, ex-president Senator Alvaro Uribe, who is now heading the movement against the peace process and against Santos' intention of bringing the final... Read more
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29d
Boston Herald
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Local 10 Miami
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
Local 10 Miami / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
The Seattle Times
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
FOX News
Colombia, FARC rebels agree on cease-fire in 52-year warcrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombia, FARC rebels agree on cease-fire in 52-year war
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
NBC26 Green Bay
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic dealcrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic deal
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
KX TV North Dakota
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
KIVI Boise
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic dealcrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic deal
KIVI Boise / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Belfast Telegraph
Colombian president and head of Farc rebels agree on ceasefireaway from the battlefield and towards attacking other forms of crime and povert
Colombian president and head of Farc rebels agree on ceasefire
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
away from the battlefield and towards attacking other forms of crime and poverty and inequality. Former president Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the Farc last decade, refused to comment on Wednesday's... Read more
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29d
WBOC Salisbury
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on ceasecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
KIII Corpus Christi
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on ceasecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on ceasecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
KGTV San Diego
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic dealcrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, rebel FARC leader agree to historic deal
KGTV San Diego / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
The Wilmington Star-News
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Hawaii News Now
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on ceasecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease
Hawaii News Now / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
The Medina County Gazette
After three years of talks, Colombia near peace deal to end half-century of internal strife — The Medina County Gazettecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
After three years of talks, Colombia near peace deal to end half-century of internal strife — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Salon.com
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
Daily Herald
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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29d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-firecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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30d
The Star
Colombian president, FARC commander to sign ceasefire accordmust win over those skeptical of FARC promises to rejoin civil society, includi
Colombian president, FARC commander to sign ceasefire accord
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
must win over those skeptical of FARC promises to rejoin civil society, including supporters of hard-line former President Alvaro Uribe who claims a deal will grant guerrillas impunity for war crimes. Uribe launched a U.S.-backed counterinsurgency... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
After three years of talks, Colombia near peace deal to end half-century of internal strifecrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
After three years of talks, Colombia near peace deal to end half-century of internal strife
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 30 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Colombia, FARC rebels near closure on peace dealcrushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture
Colombia, FARC rebels near closure on peace deal
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 30 days ago
crushing poverty and inequality that it feeds on. One wild card is the posture of critics like popular former President Alvaro Uribe, who spearheaded the military offensive against the FARC last decade. Partly because of his success beating back... Read more
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