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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 yesterday
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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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 2 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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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 2 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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 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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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 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 3 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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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 3 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 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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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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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 3 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 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 Wilmington Star-News
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 Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 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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MyMotherLode.com
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
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 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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WBOC Salisbury
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
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 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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WLOX-TV Biloxi
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
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 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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WSOC-TV Charlotte
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
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 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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Hawaii News Now
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
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 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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WFTV 9 Orlando
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
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 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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WECT 6 Wilmington
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
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 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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ABC News
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
ABC News / Posted 4 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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KX TV North Dakota
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
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 4 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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KIII Corpus Christi
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
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 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 Washington Times
Colombia, FARC to make cease-fire, disarmament official after half-century civil wardespised among Colombians. A bigger uncertainty centers on Colombian conservat
Colombia, FARC to make cease-fire, disarmament official after half-century civil war
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
despised among Colombians. A bigger uncertainty centers on Colombian conservatives aligned with former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe, who have opposed the negotiations and may attempt to scuttle any final deal if they win control of the... Read more
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