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Salon.com
America’s Colombia problem: Widespread ignorance of the mess the U.S. has made in South AmericaThe Colombian government, with left-wing insurgent group Revolutionary Armed Fo
America’s Colombia problem: Widespread ignorance of the mess the U.S. has made in South America
Salon.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The Colombian government, with left-wing insurgent group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), “Under Plan Colombia,” the statement reads, “the United States partnered with Colombia … to strengthen Colombia’s democratic institutions,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Wired Worldby Alexander Grosbois in Havana with Alina Dieste in Bogota The Colombian gover
Wired World
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
by Alexander Grosbois in Havana with Alina Dieste in Bogota The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire and disarmament agreement Thursday, one of the last steps toward ending a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Farc rebel leader: ‘We repent everything, not just the war’of the victims in the peace talks (five different groups of victims were brough
Farc rebel leader: ‘We repent everything, not just the war’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
of the victims in the peace talks (five different groups of victims were brought to Havana) to address the Farc and the Colombian government is unprecedented. How was the experience of meeting these victims? When we started welcoming the... Read more
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CBC.ca
'I'm filled with joy': Colombians celebrate as dream of peace comes step closer to realityto ending the conflict. FARC rebel leader Rodrigo Londono gestures before sign
'I'm filled with joy': Colombians celebrate as dream of peace comes step closer to reality
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
to ending the conflict. FARC rebel leader Rodrigo Londono gestures before signing a historic ceasefire deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels. (REUTERS) Since 1964, the violence has killed 220,000 people and left millions more... Read more
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Rappler
Colombia to get UN peace monitors, possible referendumBolivar in front of the Colombian National Capitol as people celebrate the sign
Colombia to get UN peace monitors, possible referendum
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
Bolivar in front of the Colombian National Capitol as people celebrate the signing of the ceasefire agreement between the Colombian government and the FARC guerrilla group, on Bolivar Square, in Bogota, Colombia, June 23, 2016. Photo by Leonardo... Read more
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New Kerala
Colombia rebels say peace pact should be signed in Cuba - newkerala.com #81524Havana, June 25 : A day after the signing here of a cease-fire between the Colo
Colombia rebels say peace pact should be signed in Cuba - newkerala.com #81524
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Havana, June 25 : A day after the signing here of a cease-fire between the Colombian government and FARC rebels, negotiators for the guerrillas said on Friday that the final peace accord should likewise be signed in the Cuban capital, where the two... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Colombia to get UN peace monitors, possible referenduma ceasefire between the government and FARC guerrillas in Havana, on June 23, 2
Colombia to get UN peace monitors, possible referendum
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
a ceasefire between the government and FARC guerrillas in Havana, on June 23, 2016 The announcements came a day after the Colombian government and the country's biggest rebel force, the FARC, signed a definitive ceasefire agreement, one of the... Read more
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The China Post
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire HAVANA/BOGOTA--The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire an
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
HAVANA/BOGOTA--The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire and disarmament agreement Thursday, one of the last steps toward ending a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of... Read more
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The Hindu
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefireThe deal puts a definitive end to fighting in Latin America’s longest civil war
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
The deal puts a definitive end to fighting in Latin America’s longest civil war, which has torn the country apart. The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire and disarmament agreement on Thursday, one of the last steps toward ending... Read more
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Business Insider
Uber is facing a legal showdown in its fastest-growing marketminister, said the day after UberPool's launch. 'The tip of the iceberg' Uber
Uber is facing a legal showdown in its fastest-growing market
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
minister, said the day after UberPool's launch. 'The tip of the iceberg' Uber has refused to register with the Colombian government, and, as in other countries, Uber drivers in Colombia are defined as "associates." The ride-hailing... Read more
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Billboard
From Jubilaton to Quiet Expectation, Colombian Artists React to Peace TreatyAfter 52 years of civil war, the Colombian government and rebel group Farc (Fue
From Jubilaton to Quiet Expectation, Colombian Artists React to Peace Treaty
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
After 52 years of civil war, the Colombian government and rebel group Farc (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia) signed a ceasefire agreement. The truce is expected to be the prelude to a final peace agreement that should be signed by July.... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Colombia, FARC rebels sign ceasefire agreementfour years ago, said, "There will be no turning back for the peace process." W
Colombia, FARC rebels sign ceasefire agreement
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
four years ago, said, "There will be no turning back for the peace process." While a groundbreaking deal between the Colombian government and the FARC, the agreement does not include other guerrilla and paramilitary groups. Santos said... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Timoleon Jimenez Talks on the Last Day of War for ColombiaRemarks by Timoleon Jimenez, the FARC Comandante, following the signing of a ce
Timoleon Jimenez Talks on the Last Day of War for Colombia
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
Remarks by Timoleon Jimenez, the FARC Comandante, following the signing of a ceasefire agreement between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP). "May this be the last day of war," were the... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Raul Castro Meets with Ban Ki-moon in Havanaof the United Nations Organization, who traveled to Havana to participate in th
Raul Castro Meets with Ban Ki-moon in Havana
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
of the United Nations Organization, who traveled to Havana to participate in the signing ceremony of agreements between the Colombian government and the FARC-EP. Ban Ki-moon expressed his satisfaction for visiting Cuba again and reiterated the... Read more
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New Kerala
Ravi Shankar hails Colombia peace pact - newkerala.com #81309Bengaluru, June 24 : Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Friday hailed the
Ravi Shankar hails Colombia peace pact - newkerala.com #81309
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Bengaluru, June 24 : Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Friday hailed the peace pact between the Colombian government and the country's main rebel group which he had been persuading to give up violence. The Colombian government and the... Read more
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Christian Today
Colombia: Churches celebrate ceasefire after 50-year civil warin Colombia, ending five decades of civil war. A woman celebrates the signing
Colombia: Churches celebrate ceasefire after 50-year civil war
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
in Colombia, ending five decades of civil war. A woman celebrates the signing of a historic ceasefire deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels, at Botero square in Medellin. A peace agreement was signed between the government of... Read more
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New Kerala
In Havana, Ban hails Colombia ceasefire pact as example of peace with dignity - newkerala.com #81073the destruction of the adversary, but through the patient search for compromise
In Havana, Ban hails Colombia ceasefire pact as example of peace with dignity - newkerala.com #81073
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
the destruction of the adversary, but through the patient search for compromise, he added. Since 2012, the FARC and the Colombian Government have been in talks hosted in Havana, seeking to end a 51-year conflict. Throughout the discussions,... Read more
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New Kerala
Colombian president, rebel chief sign cease-fire - newkerala.com #81067Havana, June 24 : An agreement aimed at ending more than five decades of confli
Colombian president, rebel chief sign cease-fire - newkerala.com #81067
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Havana, June 24 : An agreement aimed at ending more than five decades of conflict between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrilla group was signed here at a ceremony presided over by Cuban head of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefireHAVANA - The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire and disarm
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
HAVANA - The Colombian government and FARC rebels signed a ceasefire and disarmament agreement, one of the last steps toward ending a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of thousands of people. Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos (L)... Read more
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Rappler
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefireSantos (L) shake hands before Cuban President Raul Castro (C) after signing the
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
Santos (L) shake hands before Cuban President Raul Castro (C) after signing the bilateral ceasefire agreement between the Colombian Government and the FARC guerrilla group in Havana, Cuba, June 23, 2016. Photo by Alejandro Ernesto/EPA HAVANA,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Authorities: Father put child in fridge after hours in hot carFARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact Af
Authorities: Father put child in fridge after hours in hot car
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
FARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact After nearly four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an agreement to end their bloody conflict. After nearly four years of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut downFARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact Af
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut down
WSMV Nashville / Posted 5 days ago
FARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact After nearly four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an agreement to end their bloody conflict. After nearly four years of... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Girl gets 'Frozen' decorated prosthetic armFARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact Af
Girl gets 'Frozen' decorated prosthetic arm
FOX Carolina / Posted 5 days ago
FARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact After nearly four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an agreement to end their bloody conflict. After nearly four years of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut downFARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact Af
Gas station Airbnb ordered to shut down
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
FARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact After nearly four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an agreement to end their bloody conflict. After nearly four years of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Disney reopens beaches after fatal gator attackFARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact Af
Disney reopens beaches after fatal gator attack
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
FARC rebels sign ceasefire pactColumbia and FARC rebels sign ceasefire pact After nearly four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and FARC rebels signed an agreement to end their bloody conflict. After nearly four years of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Tears of joy as rebels sign ceasefire with Colombian governmentRodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after sign
Tears of joy as rebels sign ceasefire with Colombian government
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Rodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after signing a historic ceasefire deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels in Havana, Cuba, June 23, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini By Marc Frank and Carlos... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefireHAVANA: The Colombian government and the FARC rebel force signed a ceasefire an
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
HAVANA: The Colombian government and the FARC rebel force signed a ceasefire and disarmament agreement on Thursday (Jun 23), one of the last steps toward ending a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of thousands of people. The deal puts a... Read more
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BBC News
Who are the Farc?Your Say Following the announcement that Colombia's largest rebel group, the R
Who are the Farc?
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Your Say Following the announcement that Colombia's largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces (Farc), and the Colombian government have reached an agreement on a bilateral ceasefire, BBC News takes a closer look at the guerrilla group... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia's Farc rebels - 50 years of conflictworld's longest-running insurgencies looks close to ending following the announ
Colombia's Farc rebels - 50 years of conflict
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
world's longest-running insurgencies looks close to ending following the announcement of a bilateral ceasefire between the Colombian government and the left-wing Farc rebel group. The insurrection has lasted more than 50 years, during which... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic ceasefirein the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian gov
Colombia and Farc rebels sign historic ceasefire
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government and the Farc rebels have signed a historic ceasefire deal, bringing them closer to ending more than five... Read more
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CBC.ca
A 52-year war in Colombia could end with signing of ceasefire and disarmament dealmonuments to peace, according to the deal. People celebrate the ceasefire agre
A 52-year war in Colombia could end with signing of ceasefire and disarmament deal
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
monuments to peace, according to the deal. People celebrate the ceasefire agreement reached between rebel forces and the Colombian government on Thursday. The agreement will take six months to fully implement. (Fernando Vergara/Associated... Read more
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Swissinfo
Colombians celebrate as rebels sign ceasefire with governmentRodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after sign
Colombians celebrate as rebels sign ceasefire with government
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Rodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after signing a historic ceasefire deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels in Havana, Cuba, June 23, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini By Marc Frank and Carlos... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
FARC rebels, Colombia government sign ceasefire to end half-century conflictColombia Government, FARC rebels sign definitive ceasefire agreement to end hal
FARC rebels, Colombia government sign ceasefire to end half-century conflict
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Colombia Government, FARC rebels sign definitive ceasefire agreement to end half-century conflict The Colombian Government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the country's largest rebel group, have signed a definitive ceasefire... Read more
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CBS News
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefire"immense," "historic": these were the words used by the main protagonists in th
Colombia and FARC rebel group sign historic ceasefire
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
"immense," "historic": these were the words used by the main protagonists in the signing of a landmark accord by the Colombian government and FARC rebels Thursday that virtually put an end to the longest-running guerrilla war in Latin... Read more
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Aljazeera
Colombia and FARC sign historic ceasefire dealThe Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Colombia and FARC sign historic ceasefire deal
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
The Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) have signed a ceasefire, which includes the armed group laying down their arms after more than 50 years of conflict. Negotiators signed the cease-fire agreement on... Read more
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EuroNews
Colombia’s government and main rebel army sign historic ceasefire deal in CubaSafer, Better off’: Remain camp makes one final push against Brexit Vigils hel
Colombia’s government and main rebel army sign historic ceasefire deal in Cuba
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
Safer, Better off’: Remain camp makes one final push against Brexit Vigils held across the world for Jo Cox Historic peace deal signed between Colombian government and FARC rebels Germany says Turkey is blocking plans for... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Peace for Colombia Resounds in Havana, CubaCuban President Raul Castro Ruz received the personalities attending the signin
Peace for Colombia Resounds in Havana, Cuba
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
Cuban President Raul Castro Ruz received the personalities attending the signing of a final ceasefire accord between the Colombian government and the FARC-EP guerrilla. After the joint accords were heard on the voice of Cuba's and Norway's... Read more
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Swissinfo
Colombia's FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire with governmentRodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after sign
Colombia's FARC rebels sign historic ceasefire with government
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Rodrigo Londono, better known by his nom de guerre Timochenko, react after signing a historic ceasefire deal between the Colombian government and FARC rebels in Havana, Cuba, June 23, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini By Sarah Marsh HAVANA... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Colombia's half-century conflict at a glanceArmed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, listen to a commander speak on the peace neg
Colombia's half-century conflict at a glance
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, listen to a commander speak on the peace negotiations between the rebels and the Colombian government, in a hidden camp in Antioquia state, in the northwest Andes of Colombia. Colombian President Juan... Read more
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The Star
Colombian president, FARC commander to sign ceasefire accordthanked former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who is credited with brokering
Colombian president, FARC commander to sign ceasefire accord
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
thanked former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who is credited with brokering the talks between the FARC and the Colombian government. In Colombia, churches rang their bells at noon to mark the start of signing. "This is a beacon of... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Nicolas Maduro: Peace in Colombia, Peace in the regionarrived in Cuba late at night on Wednesday to participate in the signing of the
Nicolas Maduro: Peace in Colombia, Peace in the region
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
arrived in Cuba late at night on Wednesday to participate in the signing of the ceasefire accords between the Colombian government and the FARC-EP guerrilla. He was received at the airport by Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno... Read more
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DW
Colombia, FARC sign historic ceasefire deal, ending hostilities in a decades-long conflict |a decisive step forward. The peace process can't turn back," he added. FARC re
Colombia, FARC sign historic ceasefire deal, ending hostilities in a decades-long conflict |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
a decisive step forward. The peace process can't turn back," he added. FARC rebel launched an insurgency against the Colombian government in 1964, which resulted in a protracted armed conflict that left more than 220,000 people dead, millions... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire"Our dream is peace with social justice," in their hidden camp in Antioquia sta
Colombian president, head of FARC rebels agree on cease-fire
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
"Our dream is peace with social justice," in their hidden camp in Antioquia state, in the northwest Andes of Colombia. The Colombian government and leftists FARC rebels said Wednesday, June 22, 2016, that they have reached a deal on a bilateral... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Ban Ki Moon in Cuba Colombia's Ceasefire AccordNations, Ban Ki-Moon, arrived at Havana (Wednesday night) to attend the signing
Ban Ki Moon in Cuba Colombia's Ceasefire Accord
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
Nations, Ban Ki-Moon, arrived at Havana (Wednesday night) to attend the signing of a final ceasefire accord between the Colombian government and the FARC-EP guerrilla. The Secretary-General was received at the Jose Marti International Airport... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Mogens Lykketoft, Top UN Official, in Havanaof the United Nations General Assembly, arrived at Havana an official visit, wh
Mogens Lykketoft, Top UN Official, in Havana
Radio Angulo / Posted 5 days ago
of the United Nations General Assembly, arrived at Havana an official visit, where he will attend the signing by the Colombian government and the FARC-EP of a bilateral ceasefire and surrender of weapons. At the Jose Marti International... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Colombia's half-century conflict at a glanceArmed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, listen to a commander speak on the peace neg
Colombia's half-century conflict at a glance
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, listen to a commander speak on the peace negotiations between the rebels and the Colombian government, in a hidden camp in Antioquia state, in the northwest Andes of Colombia. Colombian President Juan... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia and Farc rebels agree child soldier dealin the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian gov
Colombia and Farc rebels agree child soldier deal
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government says it has agreed a road map for the release of child soldiers from the ranks of the left-wing Farc... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia-Farc peace talks delayed over 'differences'in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian gov
Colombia-Farc peace talks delayed over 'differences'
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government and the Farc rebel group say important differences remain after more than three years of peace... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia and Farc rebels reach agreement on bilateral ceasefireNews Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government
Colombia and Farc rebels reach agreement on bilateral ceasefire
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government and the Farc rebels say they have agreed to lay down arms as they approach the end of historic peace... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia and Farc request UN mission to monitor any ceasefirethe News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian govern
Colombia and Farc request UN mission to monitor any ceasefire
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say The Colombian government and the left-wing Farc rebel movement have both asked the UN for a mission to oversee the end of their... Read more
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