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The Globe and Mail
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?in Havana, it was signed, with much pomp and emotion, in the Caribbean port of
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
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 (Timochenko) Londono, the supreme 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 Havana, it was signed, with much pomp and emotion, in the Caribbean port of
Colombia’s undecided: Can all be forgiven after so much pain and loss?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
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 (Timochenko) Londono, the supreme FARC... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
Lake Placid News / Posted 4 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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CTV News
Forecasting the Nobel Prize: Will Snowden beat Pope Francis?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Forecasting the Nobel Prize: Will Snowden beat Pope Francis?
CTV News / Posted 6 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidate
Nobel Prize for Colombia peace deal or UN climate pact?
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
prize. Should the committee dip into this category, the most obvious candidates this year would be Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the country's FARC rebels, Rodrigo Londono, who just recently entered a peace... Read more
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PhysOrg
Colombia among top picks for Nobel Peace Prizeare seen as low. Dan Smith, head of the Stockholm International Peace Research
Colombia among top picks for Nobel Peace Prize
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
are seen as low. Dan Smith, head of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), said Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC leader Timoleon Jimenez would be worthy winners this year, even though the ink on their historic... Read more
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CTV News
UN official to monitor Colombia peace tribunalsColombia is considered one of the most-trusted sources for information about hu
UN official to monitor Colombia peace tribunals
CTV News / Posted 15 hours ago
Colombia is considered one of the most-trusted sources for information about human rights abuses. Zeid said President Juan Manuel Santos' administration had suggested some changes to the draft mandate put forward by his office and the two... Read more
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Salon.com
UN oficial to monitor Colombia peace tribunals closelyColombia is considered one of the most-trusted sources for information about hu
UN oficial to monitor Colombia peace tribunals closely
Salon.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Colombia is considered one of the most-trusted sources for information about human rights abuses. Zeid said President Juan Manuel Santos’ administration had suggested some changes to the draft mandate put forward by his office and the two... Read more
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The Washington Times
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicionstable. The 297-page “final agreement,” hammered out in four years of negotiati
Colombia-FARC peace deal won’t put end to suspicions
The Washington Times / Posted 18 hours ago
table. The 297-page “final agreement,” hammered out in four years of negotiations between the administration of President Juan Manuel Santos and the leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, commonly known as the FARC, has won effusive... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia President Says Pope Francis To VisitBOGOTA, Colombia – Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos says Pope Francis wi
Colombia President Says Pope Francis To Visit
FOX News / Posted yesterday
BOGOTA, Colombia – Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos says Pope Francis will pay a visit to his country in the first quarter of next year. The pope promised in February to visit Colombia if the country's government and rebels signed a peace... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Colombia president says Pope Francis to visitat the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) BOGOTA,
Colombia president says Pope Francis to visit
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini) BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos says Pope Francis will pay a visit to his country in the first quarter of next year. The pope promised in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Crimes vs humanity everyone’s concernbloody policy has failed there (and indeed, all over, such as in Thailand). He
Crimes vs humanity everyone’s concern
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
bloody policy has failed there (and indeed, all over, such as in Thailand). He would have seen that Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos agonizes in explaining to a peasant why he is being prosecuted for planting marijuana whose use is legal... Read more
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NBC News
Colombia may receive nobel peace prize for ending decades of warNobel Peace Prize might be shared by Marxist FARC leader Timoleón Jiménez, know
Colombia may receive nobel peace prize for ending decades of war
NBC News / Posted yesterday
Nobel Peace Prize might be shared by Marxist FARC leader Timoleón Jiménez, known as Timonchenko, and the President Juan Manuel Santos. Marxist rebel leader Rodrigo Londono (R), better known by the nom de guerre Timochenko, signs an accord... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end warThe prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebe
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
The prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebel leader Timochenko - the nom de guerre of Rodrigo Londono - after they signed a deal on Sept. 26 to end a war that killed a quarter of a million people. "The agreement... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end warto its roots after a run of wins for organisations including the European Union
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
to its roots after a run of wins for organisations including the European Union. The prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebel leader Timochenko - the nom de guerre of Rodrigo Londono - after they signed a deal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end warto its roots after a run of wins for organisations including the European Union
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
to its roots after a run of wins for organisations including the European Union. The prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebel leader Timochenko - the nom de guerre of Rodrigo Londono - after they signed a deal... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end warto its roots after a run of wins for organizations including the European Union
Colombia tipped for Nobel Peace Prize after deal to end war
Reuters / Posted yesterday
to its roots after a run of wins for organizations including the European Union. The prize might be shared by President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist FARC rebel leader Timochenko - the nom de guerre of Rodrigo Londono - after they signed a deal... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia's Eln Rebels Say They Are Ready For Peace Talksstalled peace talks. The announcement Wednesday by the ELN on its Twitter acco
Colombia's Eln Rebels Say They Are Ready For Peace Talks
FOX News / Posted yesterday
stalled peace talks. The announcement Wednesday by the ELN on its Twitter account comes two days after Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a peace deal with the far-more powerful Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. The ELN and... Read more
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BBC News
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signingapologised to the victims of Colombia's armed conflict which ended with Monday'
Colombia Farc leader apologises to victims at peace signing
BBC News / Posted yesterday
apologised to the victims of Colombia's armed conflict which ended with Monday's signing of a peace deal. Colombian leader Juan Manuel Santos and the Farc rebel commander known as Timochenko signed the deal in an emotional ceremony on Monday... Read more
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BBC News
The lessons of Colombia's extraordinary peace processago, an IRA bomb in a bin in central London threw to the ground a young Colombi
The lessons of Colombia's extraordinary peace process
BBC News / Posted yesterday
ago, an IRA bomb in a bin in central London threw to the ground a young Colombian working for the Coffee Federation. Juan Manuel Santos just happened to be walking by that night. But he then made a point of following Northern Ireland's... Read more
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Reuters
U.S Treasury’s Lew says Colombia peace deal to boost investment, unlock new aidplace for foreign investment," Lew said after meeting with Colombian Finance Mi
U.S Treasury’s Lew says Colombia peace deal to boost investment, unlock new aid
Reuters / Posted yesterday
place for foreign investment," Lew said after meeting with Colombian Finance Minister Mauricio Cardenas and President Juan Manuel Santos. He said Santos' government already had an "excellent reputation" among foreign investors for sound... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talksthe negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and inf
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talks
Reuters / Posted yesterday
the negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and infrastructure attacks. On Tuesday, President Juan Manuel Santos called on the ELN, Colombia's second biggest rebel group with some 2,000 in its ranks, to free hostages... Read more
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Swissinfo
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talksthe negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and inf
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talks
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
the negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and infrastructure attacks. On Tuesday, President Juan Manuel Santos called on the ELN, Colombia's second biggest rebel group with some 2,000 in its ranks, to free hostages... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talksthe negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and inf
Colombia's ELN rebels say ready to start formal peace talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
the negotiations have been delayed by the rebels' continued kidnappings and infrastructure attacks. On Tuesday, President Juan Manuel Santos called on the ELN, Colombia's second biggest rebel group with some 2,000 in its ranks, to free hostages... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Women's voices heard clear and loud in Colombia peace dealcountries. Excluding women hurts a peace process," she told the Thomson Reuters
Women's voices heard clear and loud in Colombia peace deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
countries. Excluding women hurts a peace process," she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation in an interview. President Juan Manuel Santos and top FARC leader Timochenko signed the peace deal on Monday, ending a 52-year conflict that has killed... Read more
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Fortune
FARC Rebels Might Become Cheesemakers in Post-War ColombiaArmed Forces of Colombia (FARC) working on communal farms and other initiatives
FARC Rebels Might Become Cheesemakers in Post-War Colombia
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) working on communal farms and other initiatives funded by the group. President Juan Manuel Santos and top rebel leader Timochenko signed peace on Monday, ending a 52-year-old conflict that killed more... Read more
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Aljazeera
In pictures: The last days of the FARCthe armed group's transition into civilian life as a political party. Often in
In pictures: The last days of the FARC
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
the armed group's transition into civilian life as a political party. Often intractable negotiations between President Juan Manuel Santos' delegation and the FARC's secretariat in Cuba have borne fruit after four years. The treaty, sponsored by... Read more
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Breitbart
John Kerry Mulls Removing Marxist FARC Group from Terrorist Organization Listhave indicated support for other terrorist groups such as the Shiite jihadist g
John Kerry Mulls Removing Marxist FARC Group from Terrorist Organization List
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
have indicated support for other terrorist groups such as the Shiite jihadist group Hezbollah. On Monday, President Juan Manuel Santos shook hands with the head of the FARC, the terrorist known as “Timochenko,” and both men signed the peace... Read more
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The New Yorker
A New Cubato denounce the Americans for stalling on Cuba and said, “The empire should go
A New Cuba
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
to denounce the Americans for stalling on Cuba and said, “The empire should go elsewhere.” In Colombia, the President, Juan Manuel Santos, declared that this summit would be the last one without Cuba present. Obama felt stung by the criticism,... Read more
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The Washington Times
In Colombia, purchasing peace with cocaine?coordinating body.” “I think this is an agreement of historic proportions,” Pr
In Colombia, purchasing peace with cocaine?
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
coordinating body.” “I think this is an agreement of historic proportions,” President Obama told Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at a bilateral meeting at the U.N. in New York on Sept. 21. When Mr. Santos visited the White House on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordplace without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibil
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
place without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibility on the part of the group. President Juan Manuel Santos and Rodrigo Londono, top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, formally signed the... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordplace without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibil
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
place without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibility on the part of the group. President Juan Manuel Santos and Rodrigo Londono, top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, formally signed the... Read more
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Breitbart
Kerry Meets Venezuela's Maduro: 'We Are Very, Very Concerned'for their families otherwise. Maduro and Kerry met in the coastal city of Cart
Kerry Meets Venezuela's Maduro: 'We Are Very, Very Concerned'
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
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 terror group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of... Read more
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The Columbian
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accordplace without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibil
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
place without a problem, a gesture that some suggest indicates growing flexibility on the part of the group. President Juan Manuel Santos and Rodrigo Londono, top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, formally signed the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
In pictures: Colombia’s 50-year-war comes to an end, at last | The EconomistOn September 26th the Colombian president, Juan Manuel Santos, and the leader o
In pictures: Colombia’s 50-year-war comes to an end, at last | The Economist
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
On September 26th the Colombian president, Juan Manuel Santos, and the leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), Rodrigo Londoño, known as "Timochenko", signed a peace accord to end more than 50 years of war between the Marxist... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Colombia's rebel group signs historic peace deal with pen made from bulletconflict was broadcast live and shown on giant screens in the capital, Bogota,
Colombia's rebel group signs historic peace deal with pen made from bullet
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
conflict was broadcast live and shown on giant screens in the capital, Bogota, and other large cities. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the head of the FARC guerrilla Timoleon Jimenez, aka Timochenko, shake hands RexLocal people... Read more
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Reuters
Rebels could become guides, cheesemakers in post-war ColombiaColombian President Juan Manuel Santos (L) and Marxist rebel leader Timochenko
Rebels could become guides, cheesemakers in post-war Colombia
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos (L) and Marxist rebel leader 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... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Colombia president to rebels: 'Welcome to democracy'Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos welcomed the FARC leftist rebels into t
Colombia president to rebels: 'Welcome to democracy'
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos welcomed the FARC leftist rebels into the political sphere. This came as they signed a peace accord to end a half-century civil war. "As head of state of the homeland that we all love, I welcome you to... Read more
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Gulf News
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace dealon October 2 UN Secretary general Ban Ki-moon (L) and Chilean President Michel
Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
on October 2 UN Secretary general Ban Ki-moon (L) and Chilean President Michelle Bachelet (C) look at Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at the end of the signing ceremony of a historic peace agreement between the Colombian government and the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Guess What? As Of Today, The Western Hemisphere Has No Warsin Colombian coastal city of Cartegena. "Long live Colombia, long live peace,"
Guess What? As Of Today, The Western Hemisphere Has No Wars
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
in Colombian coastal city of Cartegena. "Long live Colombia, long live peace," the crowd chanted as Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and rebel leader Rodrigo Londono, both dressed in all white, shook hands on Monday evening. The deal... Read more
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CBC.ca
Colombia-FARC treaty 'a chance to end the terrible violence,' but referendum will be the real testNow that the ink is dry on Monday's historic agreement to end Colombia's half-c
Colombia-FARC treaty 'a chance to end the terrible violence,' but referendum will be the real test
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Now that the ink is dry on Monday's historic agreement to end Colombia's half-century-old guerrilla war, President Juan Manuel Santos will spend his remaining two years in office trying to translate its uplifting words into concrete deeds in former... Read more
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NBC News
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombianeed to find a way forward that can provide a consensus that provides relief to
John Kerry Meets With Venezuela Pres. Maduro in Colombia
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
need to find a way forward that can provide a consensus that provides relief to a nation under siege." Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC guerrilla leader Rodrigo Londono, better known as Timochenko, signed the peace accord on Monday... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Guess What? As Of Today, The Western Hemisphere Has No Warsin Colombian coastal city of Cartegena. "Long live Colombia, long live peace,"
Guess What? As Of Today, The Western Hemisphere Has No Wars
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
in Colombian coastal city of Cartegena. "Long live Colombia, long live peace," the crowd chanted as Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and rebel leader Rodrigo Londono, both dressed in all white, shook hands on Monday evening. The deal... Read more
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