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EuroNews
Colombia prepares for poll over historic peace dealColombia. Do people think the agreement, this time, is going to work? Gianni L
Colombia prepares for poll over historic peace deal
EuroNews / Posted 8 hours ago
Colombia. Do people think the agreement, this time, is going to work? Gianni La Bella: The signature of the agreement in Cartagena has been welcomed with great enthusiasm and joy. Colombians have been waiting for peace for more than 52 years and... Read more
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New Kerala
Colombia: UN mission begins working to verify compliance with historic peace dealzones where the separation of forces will take place, the Mission said. On Mon
Colombia: UN mission begins working to verify compliance with historic peace deal
New Kerala / Posted 11 hours ago
zones where the separation of forces will take place, the Mission said. On Monday, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was in Cartagena to welcome the signing by the Government and the FARCEP of the peace deal. Deeply moved to see thousands of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?Cuba's President Raul Castro, center, looks on after they signed a peace agreem
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Cuba's President Raul Castro, center, looks on after they signed a peace agreement between the government and the FARC in Cartagena, Colombia. Guessing the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize is notoriously hard because the secretive Norwegian Nobel... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?her government and the FARC. Negotiated in Havana, it was signed, with much pom
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
her government and the FARC. Negotiated in Havana, it was signed, with much pomp and emotion, in the Caribbean port of Cartagena on Sept. 26, by the president, Juan Manuel Santos, who has staked his political career on the deal, and Rodrigo... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?her government and the FARC. Negotiated in Havana, it was signed, with much pom
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
her government and the FARC. Negotiated in Havana, it was signed, with much pomp and emotion, in the Caribbean port of Cartagena on Sept. 26, by the president, Juan Manuel Santos, who has staked his political career on the deal, and Rodrigo... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicionswhile FARC leader Rodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre, Timochenk
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicions
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
while FARC leader Rodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre, Timochenko, spoke at the signing ceremony Monday in Cartagena. “This time, they came to greet us and not to throw bombs,” an uneasy Mr. Londono said. The flyover was meant to... Read more
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NBC News
Colombia may receive nobel peace prize for ending decades of warnom de guerre Timochenko, after signing an accord ending a half-century war tha
Colombia may receive nobel peace prize for ending decades of war
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
nom de guerre Timochenko, after signing an accord ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people, in Cartagena, Colombia September 26, 2016. Colombian Presidency/Handout via Reuters/File PhotoHANDOUT / Reuters "Ten years into... Read more
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Canberra Times
World of Photosduring the Eid al-Adha festival, in Tel Aviv, Israel. Photo: ODED BALILTY A wo
World of Photos
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
during the Eid al-Adha festival, in Tel Aviv, Israel. Photo: ODED BALILTY A woman has her hair styled at the beach in Cartagena, Colombia. Photo: ARIANA CUBILLOS A spider begins to build its web in a patch of marsh grass as the sun sets at... Read more
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New Kerala
A settlement to Cypriot dispute 'closer than ever before, but there's still a way to go' - UN Special Adviser - newkerala.com #125288conflicts are overcome. Interestingly at the end of the meeting on the 25th of
A settlement to Cypriot dispute 'closer than ever before, but there's still a way to go' - UN Special Adviser - newkerala.com #125288
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
conflicts are overcome. Interestingly at the end of the meeting on the 25th of September, the Secretary-General flew to Cartagena to be present at the signing of the Colombia peace accord, and obviously he would like to see he could do something... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signingto ask for forgiveness for all the pain that we may have caused during this war
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signing
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
to ask for forgiveness for all the pain that we may have caused during this war," he said. The guests at the ceremony in Cartagena cheered when Timochenko apologised. Some shouted "Yes, we can!" while Farc members and heads of state from Latin... Read more
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BBC News
The lessons of Colombia's extraordinary peace processnegotiator, Sergio Jaramillo Caro, when we meet just before the signing ceremon
The lessons of Colombia's extraordinary peace process
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
negotiator, Sergio Jaramillo Caro, when we meet just before the signing ceremony on the edge of the charming walled city of Cartagena. Like all guests invited to this occasion, he was wearing white to mark the end of a dark chapter that left more... 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 peaceCARTAGENA, Colombia – The contrast couldn’t be more dramatic: As Colombia’s pre
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
CARTAGENA, Colombia – The contrast couldn’t be more dramatic: As Colombia’s president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball into... Read more
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Aljazeera
In pictures: The last days of the FARC- After 52 years of war and displacement, the FARC and the Colombian government
In pictures: The last days of the FARC
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
- After 52 years of war and displacement, the FARC and the Colombian government have signed a peace accord in the city of Cartagena that will begin the armed group's transition into civilian life as a political party. Often intractable... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
World in Briefmore than 250,000 people and displaced half of Syria's population. Colombia's
World in Brief
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
more than 250,000 people and displaced half of Syria's population. Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) -- The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest... Read more
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DW
Embattled President Maduro calls for thaw in icy US-Venezuelan relations | People and Politics |of a peace treaty signing ceremony between the Colombian government and FARC re
Embattled President Maduro calls for thaw in icy US-Venezuelan relations | People and Politics |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
of a peace treaty signing ceremony between the Colombian government and FARC rebels in the Colombian coastal city of Cartagena. The two men spoke for 40 minutes, Maduro said during his weekly broadcast on state-run television. "I ask that... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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The New Yorker
A New Cubapatronage, the socialist experiment might be unable to continue. When the next
A New Cuba
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
patronage, the socialist experiment might be unable to continue. When the next year’s Summit of the Americas was held, in Cartagena, Colombia, Chávez, visibly swollen from his medical treatments, stayed home. But he put on a rowdy performance in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela's Maduro calls for new era of relations with USthe United States, a day after meeting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Mad
Venezuela's Maduro calls for new era of relations with US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
the United States, a day after meeting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Maduro met Kerry in Colombia's coastal city of Cartagena after the signing of a major peace deal between leftist guerrillas and the Colombian government. "I ask that God... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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Boston Globe
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of t
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of tense negotiations, the hard work of peace begins. With the government and leftist rebels signing a peace deal, Colombians must now show determination to implement an... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesBy Joshua Goodman And Andrea Rodriguez, The Associated Press CARTAGENA, Colomb
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
By Joshua Goodman And Andrea Rodriguez, The Associated Press CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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Eu Business
EU suspends sanctions against Colombia's FARC — EUbusiness.comand entities involved in terrorist acts and subject to restrictive measures. T
EU suspends sanctions against Colombia's FARC — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 3 days ago
and entities involved in terrorist acts and subject to restrictive measures. The signing of the peace deal on Monday in Cartagena between the Colombian government and the FARC brings to an end more than 50 years of armed conflict. Colombia's... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstaclesCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia'
Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) - The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a soccer ball... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of tense peace negotiations, now the hard work begins. With the signing of a historic peace accord between the government and leftist rebels, Colombians must now show... Read more
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Breitbart
Kerry Meets Venezuela's Maduro: 'We Are Very, Very Concerned'and cafes, as they cannot find enough food for their families otherwise. Madur
Kerry Meets Venezuela's Maduro: 'We Are Very, Very Concerned'
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
and cafes, as they cannot find enough food for their families otherwise. Maduro and Kerry met in the coastal city of Cartagena, Colombia, where Monday, President Juan Manuel Santos welcomed the leader of the world’s wealthiest non-jihadist... Read more
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New Kerala
EU suspends sanctions against the FARC - newkerala.com #124701on social media. The FARC, Columbia's largest rebel group, reached an agreemen
EU suspends sanctions against the FARC - newkerala.com #124701
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
on social media. The FARC, Columbia's largest rebel group, reached an agreement with the Colombian government on Monday in Cartagena on a peace deal to end more than 50 years of armed conflict. According to the agreement, the rebel group must hand... Read more
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express
GRAPHIC: Sword-wielding farm workers RIP piglets out of pregnant sows in gruesome footagearrested suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a jud
GRAPHIC: Sword-wielding farm workers RIP piglets out of pregnant sows in gruesome footage
express / Posted 3 days ago
arrested suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a judge and today’s trial in the city of Cartagena. The farm owner expressed his shock and condemned the employee’s actions after the footage was made public. He... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordto his own shirt. It was one of many symbolic gestures during the 90-minute ce
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
to his own shirt. It was one of many symbolic gestures during the 90-minute ceremony overlooking the colonial ramparts of Cartagena that filled Colombians with hope and optimism for the arduous work ahead implementing a 297-page accord that took... Read more
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The Columbian
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of t
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia — After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of tense peace negotiations, now the hard work begins. With the signing of a historic peace accord between the government and leftist rebels, Colombians must now show even... Read more
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Reuters
Rebels could become guides, cheesemakers in post-war ColombiaTimochenko shake hands after signing an accord ending a half-century war that k
Rebels could become guides, cheesemakers in post-war Colombia
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Timochenko shake hands after signing an accord ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people, in Cartagena, Colombia September 26, 2016. REUTERS/John Vizcaino EL DIAMANTE, Colombia Veterans of Colombia's FARC guerrilla... Read more
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Gulf News
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace dealof a historic peace agreement between the Colombian government and the Revoluti
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
of a historic peace agreement between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), in Cartagena, Colombia, on September 26, 2016. CARTAGENA, Colombia: Colombia’s leftist FARC rebel force signed a historic peace... Read more
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CBC.ca
Colombia-FARC treaty 'a chance to end the terrible violence,' but referendum will be the real testsenator, declared that the peace treaty amounts to "total impunity" for the gue
Colombia-FARC treaty 'a chance to end the terrible violence,' but referendum will be the real test
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
senator, declared that the peace treaty amounts to "total impunity" for the guerrillas. Shortly before it was signed in Cartagena, former president Álvaro Uribe, the most vocal critic of the treaty, arrived here to drum up support for the no... Read more
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NBC News
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombiathe two since Kerry became the top U.S. diplomat. The two sat down together af
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombia
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
the two since Kerry became the top U.S. diplomat. The two sat down together after a ceremony in the Colombian city of Cartagena to mark the signing of a peace agreement to end that country's civil war. "(Kerry) spoke of our concern about the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
A new peace deal has ended five decades of conflict in Colombia: So what's it all about?to his own shirt. It was one of many symbolic gestures during the 90-minute ce
A new peace deal has ended five decades of conflict in Colombia: So what's it all about?
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
to his own shirt. It was one of many symbolic gestures during the 90-minute ceremony overlooking the colonial ramparts of Cartagena that filled Colombians with hope and optimism for the work ahead to implement a 297-page accord that took four... Read more
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Newsmax
Colombia, Marxist Rebels Sign Accord Ending 52-Year War"We are all prepared to disarm in our minds and our hearts." Guests at the cer
Colombia, Marxist Rebels Sign Accord Ending 52-Year War
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
"We are all prepared to disarm in our minds and our hearts." Guests at the ceremony in the Caribbean coastal city of Cartagena were asked to wear white and included United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Cuban President Raul Castro and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia - After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia - After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new, but difficult path to settle their political differences with the signing of a historic peace accord between... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordto peace with historic accordBy JOSHUA GOODMAN and ANDREA RODRIGUEZ Associated
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
to peace with historic accordBy JOSHUA GOODMAN and ANDREA RODRIGUEZ Associated Press Published: September 27, 2016 9:00 AM CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) -- After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians... Read more
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International Business Times
No more war: Colombia signs historic peace agreement with Farc guerrillasaircraft trailing smoke in the colours of the Colombian flag with extra white s
No more war: Colombia signs historic peace agreement with Farc guerrillas
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
aircraft trailing smoke in the colours of the Colombian flag with extra white stripes to symbolise peace fly over Cartagena during the signing of the treatyJohn Vizcaino/Reuters Around a thousand members of Farc gathered at their camp in... Read more
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CTV News
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia -- After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia -- After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new, but difficult path to settle their political differences with the signing of a historic peace accord... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace dealArmed Forces of Colombia guerrilla attend the broadcasting of the signing of th
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Armed Forces of Colombia guerrilla attend the broadcasting of the signing of the peace at El Diamante rebel camp. (AFP) Cartagena - Colombia's leftist FARC rebel force signed a historic peace accord with the government Monday and apologised to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensionsThe two sat down together after a ceremony in the Colombian city of Cartagena t
Kerry meets Venezuela's Maduro amid vote tensions
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
The two sat down together after a ceremony in the Colombian city of Cartagena to mark the signing of a peace agreement to end that country's civil war. "(Kerry) spoke of our concern about the economic and political challenges that have affected... Read more
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Daily Mail
Farm workers go on trial in Spain after animal crueltyarrested the suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a
Farm workers go on trial in Spain after animal cruelty
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
arrested the suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a judge and today's trial in the city of Cartagena. The farm owner expressed his shock and condemnation after the footage was made public and said he had idea his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflictJuan Manuel Santos and Farc leader Rodrigo Londono shake hands after signing th
Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal ending long conflict
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Juan Manuel Santos and Farc leader Rodrigo Londono shake hands after signing the peace deal in the city of Cartagena Top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) Rodrigo Londono, known by the alias Timochenko,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordCARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of combat that spilled blood ac
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new, but difficult path to settle their political differences with the signing of a historic peace accord... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Evil farm workers use swords to rip babies out of pregnant pigsarrested the suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a
Evil farm workers use swords to rip babies out of pregnant pigs
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
arrested the suspects 48 hours afterwards, leading to a criminal probe led by a judge and today’s trial in the city of Cartagena. The farm owner expressed his shock and condemnation after the footage was made public and said he had no idea his... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Colombia rebels and government sign deal to end five decades of conflictgovernment and rebel leaders have signed a historic peace agreement to end 50 y
Colombia rebels and government sign deal to end five decades of conflict
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
government and rebel leaders have signed a historic peace agreement to end 50 years of war that has killed more than 220,000 people. The ceremony in Cartagena was witnessed by an audience of 2,500 dressed all in white as a sy... Read more
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