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NBC News
Colombia: Permanent Cease-Fire Takes EffectThe Colombian government and Marxist rebel forces took a major step in bringing
Colombia: Permanent Cease-Fire Takes Effect
NBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
The Colombian government and Marxist rebel forces took a major step in bringing an end to 52 years of bloody combat by agreeing to a permanent cease-fire Monday, The commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia announced Sunday that his... Read more
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FOX Business
More Good News For Colombia ETFsinvestment and higher sovereign credit ratings from the major ratings agencies.
More Good News For Colombia ETFs
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
investment and higher sovereign credit ratings from the major ratings agencies. The 52-year war between FARC and the Colombian government claimed over 220,000 lives. Still, economic issues linger, which could server to damp the near-term... Read more
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FOX Business
More Good News For Colombia ETFsinvestment and higher sovereign credit ratings from the major ratings agencies.
More Good News For Colombia ETFs
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
investment and higher sovereign credit ratings from the major ratings agencies. The 52-year war between FARC and the Colombian government claimed over 220,000 lives. Still, economic issues linger, which could server to damp the near-term... Read more
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Quartz
Colombian women made sure gender equality was at the center of a groundbreaking peace deal with the FARCThe Colombian government and the FARC, the country’s largest guerrilla group, s
Colombian women made sure gender equality was at the center of a groundbreaking peace deal with the FARC
Quartz / Posted 8 hours ago
The Colombian government and the FARC, the country’s largest guerrilla group, signed a peace agreement to end their 50-plus-year war last week. The deal settles the main issues over which the two parties had been killing themselves and some 180,000... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FARC sets permanent cease-fire under Colombia peace dealColombians flutter national flags upon the arrival from Cuba of the head of the
FARC sets permanent cease-fire under Colombia peace deal
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Colombians flutter national flags upon the arrival from Cuba of the head of the Colombian government delegation for peace talks with the FARC guerrillas Humberto de la Calle and Colombian High Commissioner for the Peace Sergio Jaramillo in Bogota,... Read more
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BBC News
Inside a Farc rebel camp in Western ColombiaThe Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down a
Inside a Farc rebel camp in Western Colombia
BBC News / Posted 20 hours ago
The Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down arms as they approach the end of historic peace talks in Havana. The deal will end five decades of armed conflict. Will Grant spent time at a Farc jungle camp in Western... Read more
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BBC News
Colombians welcome Farc peace agreement dealAfter more than three years of peace talks in Cuba, the Colombian Government an
Colombians welcome Farc peace agreement deal
BBC News / Posted 20 hours ago
After more than three years of peace talks in Cuba, the Colombian Government and the left wing guerrilla group, the FARC, have reached a final peace deal. The BBC's Natalio Cosoy was in the capital Bogota when the announcement was made.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Colombian peace deal could mark a rare victory for U.S. diplomacycontrolling as much as a third of Colombian territory. With U.S. military hardw
Colombian peace deal could mark a rare victory for U.S. diplomacy
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
controlling as much as a third of Colombian territory. With U.S. military hardware, training and other assistance, the Colombian government reduced the rebels' ranks by more than half, driving them into the country's most remote corners,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rebels, Colombia eye peace deal stridessaid. Locals paint a mural on the road leading to Planadas, Tolima department,
Rebels, Colombia eye peace deal strides
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
said. Locals paint a mural on the road leading to Planadas, Tolima department, about the peace deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels "The solemn date of the signing will be between September 20 and 26, depending on the... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia peace deal: Farc to announce ceasefire on Sundayhim after the heady sense of elation of that night had subsided a little. Guer
Colombia peace deal: Farc to announce ceasefire on Sunday
BBC News / Posted yesterday
him after the heady sense of elation of that night had subsided a little. Guerrilla leader who talks peaceImage caption Colombian government negotiator Humberto de la Calle (right) and his Farc counterpart Ivan Marquez (left) signed the... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia Farc: The Norwegian who helped broker peacethat Colombians have spent decades waiting to hear: a final peace agreement bet
Colombia Farc: The Norwegian who helped broker peace
BBC News / Posted yesterday
that Colombians have spent decades waiting to hear: a final peace agreement between the Farc left-wing rebels and the Colombian government. First though, a symbolic moment of national unity. The entire room stood up and with one voice,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Colombian peace deal could mark a rare victory for U.S. diplomacycontrolling as much as a third of Colombian territory. With U.S. military hardw
Colombian peace deal could mark a rare victory for U.S. diplomacy
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
controlling as much as a third of Colombian territory. With U.S. military hardware, training and other assistance, the Colombian government reduced the rebels' ranks by more than half, driving them into the country's most remote corners,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
FARC rebels to meet in September to ratify peace dealHAVANA - FARC rebel leaders will convene in mid-September to ratify the histori
FARC rebels to meet in September to ratify peace deal
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
HAVANA - FARC rebel leaders will convene in mid-September to ratify the historic peace agreement signed with the Colombian government this week, the guerrilla group announced Saturday. Colombians celebrate as they watch on a giant screen broadcasted... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fireUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the f
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterated its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fireUNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the f
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterated its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a... Read more
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DW
UN announces plan to oversee Colombia peace deal |bloody conflict. FARC first took up arms ostensibly to resist what it saw as co
UN announces plan to oversee Colombia peace deal |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
bloody conflict. FARC first took up arms ostensibly to resist what it saw as corruption and oppression of the poor by the Colombian government, but soon turned to kidnapping ransoms and eventually drug trafficking to support its cause. The... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problemThe Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problem
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
The Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) may have agreed to a landmark peace plan on Wednesday, but the long-term viability of the deal hinges on the country's success at combatting a problem... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problemThe Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problem
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) may have agreed to a landmark peace plan on Wednesday, but the long-term viability of the deal hinges on the country's success at combatting a problem... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problemThe Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) may have agreed to a landmark peace plan on Wednesday, but the long-term viability of the deal hinges on the country's success at combatting a problem... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia ceaseUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the f
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council on Friday warmly welcomed the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterated its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire(AP) The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace agreement be
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
(AP) The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterating its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a statement Friday that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fireUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final p
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease-fire
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterating its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a... Read more
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FOX News
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia ceaseUNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterating its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a statement... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia ceaseUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final p
UN renews commitment to help implement Colombia cease
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council is warmly welcoming the final peace agreement between the Colombian government and leftist rebels and reiterating its commitment to help implement and verify the cease-fire. The council said in a... Read more
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Business Insider
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problemMaria Clemencia de Santos arrive at congress to present the FARC, in Bogota, Au
Colombia's historic peace plan has a drug problem
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Maria Clemencia de Santos arrive at congress to present the FARC, in Bogota, August 25, 2016.REUTERS/John Vizcaino The Colombian government and rebels of the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) may have agreed to a landmark... Read more
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EuroNews
Colombia's peace deal heads to Congressgoing to let this possibility for peace in our country fall through and squande
Colombia's peace deal heads to Congress
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
going to let this possibility for peace in our country fall through and squander the compromise reached by the FARC and the Colombian government.” Vincenç Batalla, euronews: “Former President Alvaro Uribe is against this deal. To what extent could... Read more
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Op-Ed News
FARC and Colombian Government Announce Final Peace Accordvictims and over 6 million people displaced, one of the oldest internal conflic
FARC and Colombian Government Announce Final Peace Accord
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
victims and over 6 million people displaced, one of the oldest internal conflicts in the world came to an end. FARC and Colombian Government signed a definitive Peace Agreement in Havana, Cuba, on Aug. 24, 2016 - a historic day for Colombia -... Read more
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asianage
Colombia, FARC end civil war, agree to peace deala final deal Wednesday, which President Juan Manuel Santos said would be put to
Colombia, FARC end civil war, agree to peace deal
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
a final deal Wednesday, which President Juan Manuel Santos said would be put to a decisive referendum on October 2. “The Colombian government and the FARC announce that we have reached a final, full and definitive accord... on ending the conflict... Read more
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USA Today
'The system is broken' and EpiPens are just the tip of the icebergwomen? He weighed in, too.A historic moment in Colombia Five decades. 222,000
'The system is broken' and EpiPens are just the tip of the iceberg
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
women? He weighed in, too.A historic moment in Colombia Five decades. 222,000 deaths. And now — finally — peace. The Colombian government reached a historic peace accord with rebel leaders Wednesday, marking the end of the longest-running... Read more
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Ekklesia
Christian Aid welcomes peace deal in ColombiaChristian Aid and its partners have warmly welcomed the announcement of the fin
Christian Aid welcomes peace deal in Colombia
Ekklesia / Posted 3 days ago
Christian Aid and its partners have warmly welcomed the announcement of the final agreement between the Colombian government and the FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) guerrilla group. However, they also urge the government to ensure... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Colombia's Santos orders definitive ceasefire with FARCapplause. The ceasefire order came after peace negotiators from the Revolution
Colombia's Santos orders definitive ceasefire with FARC
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
applause. The ceasefire order came after peace negotiators from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the Colombian government announced Wednesday they had concluded a final accord after nearly four years of talks in Cuba. The... Read more
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EuroNews
Colombia government urges referendum backing for FARC peace dealThe Colombian government has defended the peace deal agreed on Wednesday under
Colombia government urges referendum backing for FARC peace deal
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
The Colombian government has defended the peace deal agreed on Wednesday under which leftist FARC rebels will give up their armed struggle and join the political process. Critics, led by former President Alvaro Uribe, say the agreement to end half a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Peace deal with Colombian rebels ends 52-year war that killed 220,000a ceasefire signed in June, still needs to be approved by a majority of Colombi
Peace deal with Colombian rebels ends 52-year war that killed 220,000
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
a ceasefire signed in June, still needs to be approved by a majority of Colombians in a referendum set for October 2. “The Colombian government and the FARC announce that we have reached a final, full and definitive accord,” a joint statement... Read more
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Baller Status
Narcos: Season 2 - #WhoKilledPablo (Trailer)had escaped from his self-built prison and was on the run. Now, as the new trai
Narcos: Season 2 - #WhoKilledPablo (Trailer)
Baller Status / Posted 4 days ago
had escaped from his self-built prison and was on the run. Now, as the new trailer shows, he has declared war on the Colombian government and anyone else in his way. Season 2 looks even more violent and bloody thank the previous... Read more
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Market Watch
Colombia and FARC rebels conclude peace deal(FARC) patrol by a roadway near to San Vicente de Caguan January 9, 1999. BOGO
Colombia and FARC rebels conclude peace deal
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
(FARC) patrol by a roadway near to San Vicente de Caguan January 9, 1999. BOGOTÁ, Colombia—Peace talks between the Colombian government and Marxist rebels have concluded successfully, the two sides said Wednesday night, after nearly four... Read more
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KERA North Texas
FARC Rebels, Colombian Government Sign Historic Peace TreatyMarxist rebels and the Colombian government met in Havana on Wednesday night to
FARC Rebels, Colombian Government Sign Historic Peace Treaty
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
Marxist rebels and the Colombian government met in Havana on Wednesday night to sign a historic peace accord, marking the end to a guerrilla war that has seethed for more than half a century. The brutal conflict has killed more than 220,000 people... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FARC Rebels, Colombian Government Sign Historic Peace TreatyMarxist rebels and the Colombian government met in Havana on Wednesday night to
FARC Rebels, Colombian Government Sign Historic Peace Treaty
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Marxist rebels and the Colombian government met in Havana on Wednesday night to sign a historic peace accord, marking the end to a guerrilla war that has seethed for more than half a century. The brutal conflict has killed more than 220,000 people... Read more
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Business Wire
Colombian Peace Treaty Signed! The Hard Work ContinuesWIRE)--TheOne Earth Future Foundation (OEF), a U.S.-based NGO focused on creati
Colombian Peace Treaty Signed! The Hard Work Continues
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
WIRE)--TheOne Earth Future Foundation (OEF), a U.S.-based NGO focused on creating a more peaceful world, congratulates the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) on the signing of an historic treaty to end more... Read more
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Aljazeera
Colombia: Talking peace with a FARC commanderHavana, Cuba - In a historic moment FARC rebels have agreed to a peace deal
Colombia: Talking peace with a FARC commander
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
Havana, Cuba - In a historic moment FARC rebels have agreed to a peace deal with the Colombian government, bringing to an end decades of conflict and setting in motion a process of reconciliation. During the negotiations in Havana, Cuba, Al... Read more
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Christian Today
Colombia: Christian aid agencies welcome groundbreaking new peace dealpeace deal reached in Colombia which brings to an end more than half a century
Colombia: Christian aid agencies welcome groundbreaking new peace deal
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
peace deal reached in Colombia which brings to an end more than half a century of deadly conflict. The deal between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, brings to an end the longest internal armed... Read more
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iafrica.com
Peace in Colombia after five decadesa final deal Wednesday, which President Juan Manuel Santos said would be put to
Peace in Colombia after five decades
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
a final deal Wednesday, which President Juan Manuel Santos said would be put to a decisive referendum on October 2. "The Colombian government and the FARC announce that we have reached a final, full and definitive accord... on ending the conflict... Read more
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heraldscotland
Christ, there's two of them! Trump and Farage join forces on US campaign trailTeams work through the night searching for survivors of earthquake in Italy as
Christ, there's two of them! Trump and Farage join forces on US campaign trail
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
Teams work through the night searching for survivors of earthquake in Italy as 240 confirmed dead … Colombian government and Farc rebels sign peace accord … Police in Sussex trying to ID five men who drowned off coast … Teenagers in England, Wales... Read more
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heraldscotland
Christ, there's two of 'em! Trump and Farage join forces on campaign trailTeams work through the night searching for survivors of earthquake in Italy as
Christ, there's two of 'em! Trump and Farage join forces on campaign trail
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
Teams work through the night searching for survivors of earthquake in Italy as 240 confirmed dead … Colombian government and Farc rebels sign peace accord … Police in Sussex trying to ID five men who drowned off coast … Teenagers in England, Wales... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decadesArmed Forces of Colombia stand in formation in the southern jungles of Putumayo
AP EXPLAINS: How Colombia conflict developed over decades
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Armed Forces of Colombia stand in formation in the southern jungles of Putumayo, Colombia. With a cease-fire with the Colombian government in place, gone are the days when they had to change camp every few days for fear of being stunned in... Read more
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Newser
Deal Will End 52-Year War, but Hurdles Remainto end a conflict that has claimed 220,000 lives. An overview: The BBC has the
Deal Will End 52-Year War, but Hurdles Remain
Newser / Posted 4 days ago
to end a conflict that has claimed 220,000 lives. An overview: The BBC has the key line from the joint statement: "The Colombian government and the FARC announce that we have reached a final, full and definitive accord." The AP reports the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Colombia and FARC rebels reach historic peace dealThe Colombian government and the leftist FARC rebel group have reached a histor
Colombia and FARC rebels reach historic peace deal
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
The Colombian government and the leftist FARC rebel group have reached a historic peace deal to end five decades of fighting that cost hundreds of thousands of lives. After nearly four years of arduous negotiations in Cuba, the two sides announced... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Longest War In Latin America Is Close To Being OverThe longest war in Latin America looks like it's just about done. After four ye
Longest War In Latin America Is Close To Being Over
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
The longest war in Latin America looks like it's just about done. After four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, have signed a peace agreement. A ceasefire was signed in June,... Read more
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EuroNews
Colombia and FARC rebels sign historic peace dealAfter four years of negotiations the Colombian government and leftist FARC rebe
Colombia and FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
After four years of negotiations the Colombian government and leftist FARC rebels have signed a historic peace agreement ending a 50-year-old insurgency. A ceremony in Havana saw the two sides shake on the deal applauded by Cuba’s foreign minister... Read more
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