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The Globe and Mail
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?in a deeply polarized country, the referendum has become politicized. The No ca
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
in a deeply polarized country, the referendum has become politicized. The No campaign is headed by former president Alvaro Uribe. He and President Santos were once close – Mr. Uribe launched an eight-year military offensive against the FARC... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?in a deeply polarized country, the referendum has become politicized. The No ca
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
in a deeply polarized country, the referendum has become politicized. The No campaign is headed by former president Alvaro Uribe. He and President Santos were once close – Mr. Uribe launched an eight-year military offensive against the FARC... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicionsagainst rural populations, idealists against pragmatists and military hawks aga
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicions
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
against rural populations, idealists against pragmatists and military hawks against political doves. To former President Alvaro Uribe, whose father was killed by the guerrilla organization, the deal “turns the country over to the FARC.” To former... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signingback the deal, there has been vocal opposition to the agreement. Those in the
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signing
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
back the deal, there has been vocal opposition to the agreement. Those in the "no" camp, which is led by former President Alvaro Uribe, say that they do not trust the Farc to stick to their promises. They are also angry that Farc leaders will be... Read more
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Orange County Register
The accord with FARC is a big step forward, but Colombia still faces a long road to peaceis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
The accord with FARC is a big step forward, but Colombia still faces a long road to peace
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country’s powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Briefis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
World in Brief
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tearful reunions as Colombia rebels embrace peaceconcessions made to the FARC in the accord. "The Americans would not grant imp
Tearful reunions as Colombia rebels embrace peace
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
concessions made to the FARC in the accord. "The Americans would not grant impunity to Osama Bin Laden," former president Alvaro Uribe said. "Why should we Colombians grant total impunity to terrorists?" Ahead of the FARC conference last week... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesis made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the c
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
is made all the more difficult by stiff opposition to the peace deal from the country's powerful former president, Alvaro Uribe, architect of the U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the rebels to the negotiating table, and a collapse... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordarmy by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Car
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
army by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordarmy by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Car
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
army by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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The Columbian
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordarmy by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Car
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
army by endorsing the deal. But there were also protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting “Santos is... Read more
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Gulf News
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace dealratify the accord in a referendum on October 2.But some Colombians resent the c
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
ratify the accord in a referendum on October 2.But some Colombians resent the concessions made to the FARC.Former president Alvaro Uribe led a demonstration against the deal on Monday.“The Americans would not grant impunity to Osama Bin Laden. The... Read more
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NBC News
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombiasigned the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leade
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombia
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
signed the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leaders and thousands of Colombians. Santos' predecessor, Alvaro Uribe, frequently accused the government of neighboring Venezuela of harboring and supportin... Read more
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Newsmax
Colombia, Marxist Rebels Sign Accord Ending 52-Year Warof the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's four
Colombia, Marxist Rebels Sign Accord Ending 52-Year War
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
of the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's fourth-largest economy. Former President Alvaro Uribe and others are angry the accord allows rebels to enter parliament without serving any jail time. In Cartagena... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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CTV News
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace dealthe accord in a referendum on October 2. But some Colombians resent the conces
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
the accord in a referendum on October 2. But some Colombians resent the concessions made to the FARC. Former president Alvaro Uribe led a demonstration against the deal on Monday. "The Americans would not grant impunity to Osama Bin Laden. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensionssigned the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leade
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensions
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
signed the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leaders and thousands of Colombians. Santos' predecessor, Alvaro Uribe, frequently accused the government of neighboring Venezuela of harboring and supportin... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflictin a conflict they say has been fueled by the cocaine trade. To shouts of 'San
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflict
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
in a conflict they say has been fueled by the cocaine trade. To shouts of 'Santos is a coward!' former President Alvaro Uribe, the architect of the decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the FARC to the negotiating table,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting “Santos is... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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Daily Herald
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordOpposition leader and Colombia's former President Alvaro Uribe waves to support
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Opposition leader and Colombia's former President Alvaro Uribe waves to supporters during a protest against the government's peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), to be signed later in the day in Cartagena, Colombia,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord to end 52-year warof the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's four
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord to end 52-year war
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
of the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's fourth-largest economy. Former President Alvaro Uribe and others are angry the accord allows rebels to enter parliament without serving any jail time. In Cartagena... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year warof the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's four
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
of the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's fourth-largest economy. Former President Alvaro Uribe and others are angry the accord allows rebels to enter parliament without serving any jail time. In Cartagena... Read more
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dna
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year warof the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's four
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war
dna / Posted 4 days ago
of the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's fourth-largest economy. Former President Alvaro Uribe and others are angry the accord allows rebels to enter parliament without serving any jail time. In Cartagena on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensionssigned the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leade
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensions
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
signed the peace accord on Monday at a ceremony attended by international leaders and thousands of Colombians. Santos' predecessor, Alvaro Uribe, frequently accused the government of neighbouring Venezuela of harbouring and supporting... Read more
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iafrica.com
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace dealaccord in the referendum on October 2. Some Colombians resent the concessions
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
accord in the referendum on October 2. Some Colombians resent the concessions made to the FARC, however. Former president Alvaro Uribe led a demonstration in protest at the signing on Monday. "The Americans would not grant impunity to Osama Bin... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia Embarks On Path To Peace With Historic Accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia Embarks On Path To Peace With Historic Accord
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia accord signing ends with 'Ode to Peace'record of policy making and economic stability. 11:20 a.m. A few hundred supp
Colombia accord signing ends with 'Ode to Peace'
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
record of policy making and economic stability. 11:20 a.m. A few hundred supporters of conservative former President Alvaro Uribe are protesting Colombia's peace accord. They believe it's too lenient on guerrilla leaders accused of war... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflictresponsible for atrocities in a conflict fueled by the cocaine trade. To shout
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflict
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for atrocities in a conflict fueled by the cocaine trade. To shouts of "Santos is a coward!" former President Alvaro Uribe, the architect of the decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the FARC to the negotiating table,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace accordrecord of policy making and economic stability. 11:20 a.m. A few hundred supp
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace accord
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
record of policy making and economic stability. 11:20 a.m. A few hundred supporters of conservative former President Alvaro Uribe are protesting Colombia's peace accord. They believe it's too lenient on guerrilla leaders accused of war... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflictof atrocities in a conflict fueled by the country's cocaine trade. To shouts o
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflict
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 days ago
of atrocities in a conflict fueled by the country's cocaine trade. To shouts of "Santos is a coward!" former President Alvaro Uribe, the architect of the decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive that forced the FARC to the negotiating table,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Top Colombian FARC rebel killedbombings and kidnappings from its long war ebb and foreign investment has grown
Top Colombian FARC rebel killed
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
bombings and kidnappings from its long war ebb and foreign investment has grown fivefold since 2002, when former president Alvaro Uribe began a hard-line campaign against the rebels. President Juan Manuel Santos, a former defence minister, has... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
FARC's peace deal was signed with pens made out of bullets— but in early 2012 it announced it would end kidnappings for ransom. Governmen
FARC's peace deal was signed with pens made out of bullets
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
— but in early 2012 it announced it would end kidnappings for ransom. Government forces fight back In 2002, new president Alvaro Uribe began a hard-line campaign against the rebel group. For him it was personal; the rebel group killed his father... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year warof the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's four
Colombia, Marxist rebels sign accord ending 52-year war
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
of the past 52 years, the deal has caused divisions within Latin America's fourth-largest economy. Former President Alvaro Uribe and others are angry the accord allows rebels to enter parliament without serving any jail time. In Cartagena... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting "Santos is... Read more
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Salon.com
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordendorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Ca
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
endorsing the deal. But there were also sporadic protests, including one in Cartagena led by conservative former President Alvaro Uribe, whose decade-long, U.S.-backed military offensive forced the FARC to the negotiating table. Shouting “Santos is... Read more
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