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News 24 South Africa
Colombia's Farc vow to end use of child soldiersA member of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) guerrillas. (File
Colombia's Farc vow to end use of child soldiers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 hours ago
A member of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) guerrillas. (File, AFP) Havana - Colombia's Farc rebel force promised Wednesday to end recruitment of all child soldiers to its ranks, in a fresh bid to seal a peace deal ending a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia says rebels must free hostages before any peace talksBOGOTA: The National Liberation Army, Colombia's second-largest leftist rebel g
Colombia says rebels must free hostages before any peace talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
BOGOTA: The National Liberation Army, Colombia's second-largest leftist rebel group, must release a civilian and a soldier held hostage before the government will agree to begin a peace process, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday. The two... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
'Merciless' women fight for rebel group in ColombiaThe longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere may be quietly inching t
'Merciless' women fight for rebel group in Colombia
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
The longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere may be quietly inching to a close as Colombia's government and leftist Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia rebels push to meet a self-imposed deadline for peace. The rebel group... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuildBy JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press Published: February 5, 2016 10:00 AM WASHING
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuild
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press Published: February 5, 2016 10:00 AM WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within reach, President Barack Obama committed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'Merciless' women fight for rebel group in ColombiaThe longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere may be quietly inching t
'Merciless' women fight for rebel group in Colombia
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
The longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere may be quietly inching to a close as Colombia's government and leftist Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia rebels push to meet a self-imposed deadline for peace. The rebel group... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace dealPresident Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 milli
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
Sky News Australia / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on 'an incredible moment of promise' and implement a peace accord. 'After half a century of wrenching conflict,... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Obama says U.S. to help Colombia in rebuilding Published: February 5, 2016 3:00 AM WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nudging Colombia towar
Obama says U.S. to help Colombia in rebuilding
The Alliance Review / Posted 6 days ago
Published: February 5, 2016 3:00 AM WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within reach, President Barack Obama committed the United States on Thursday to helping the... Read more
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The Columbian
Obama says U.S. to help Colombia rebuildWASHINGTON — Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that’s finally within reach,
Obama says U.S. to help Colombia rebuild
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that’s finally within reach, President Barack Obama committed the United States on Thursday to helping the battle-scarred nation rebuild after half a century of guerrilla conflict. Colombian... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuildPresident Barack Obama listens to translation as Colombian President Juan Manue
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuild
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama listens to translation as Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, left, speaks at a reception for Plan Colombia, the joint effort to create a safer, more prosperous future for Colombians, in the East Room of the White House, in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuildWASHINGTON — Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within reach,
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuild
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within reach, President Barack Obama committed the United States on Thursday to helping the battle-scarred nation rebuild after half a century of guerrilla conflict. Colombian... Read more
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New Kerala
Obama seeks $450 million aid for ColombiaWashington, Feb 5 : US President Barack Obama will ask Congress for more than $
Obama seeks $450 million aid for Colombia
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Washington, Feb 5 : US President Barack Obama will ask Congress for more than $450 million in aid for Colombia's peace process, the White House said late on Thursday. The aid includes more than $390 million in foreign assistance. The rest of the... Read more
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The Star
Obama pledges more than $450 million aid to help Colombia peace planWASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday he would ask the
Obama pledges more than $450 million aid to help Colombia peace plan
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Thursday he would ask the U.S. Congress for more than $450 million (£308 million) in aid to help Colombia end "half a century of wrenching conflict" and implement a peace accord aimed at ending... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuildWASHINGTON (AP) - Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within re
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuild
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Nudging Colombia toward a peace deal that's finally within reach, President Barack Obama committed the United States on Thursday to helping the battle-scarred nation rebuild after half a century of guerrilla conflict. Colombian... Read more
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Herald Sun
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 mil
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on "an incredible moment of promise" and implement a peace... Read more
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News.com.au
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 mil
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on "an incredible moment of promise" and implement a peace... Read more
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Perth Now
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 mil
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on "an incredible moment of promise" and implement a peace... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 mil
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on "an incredible moment of promise" and implement a peace... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 mil
Obama offers Colombia $US450m peace deal
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
President Barack Obama says he will ask the congress for more than $US450 million ($A626.35 million) in aid to help Colombia make good on "an incredible moment of promise" and implement a peace... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama pledges more than US$450 million aid to help Colombia peace planWASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said on Thursday he would ask the U.S. Congr
Obama pledges more than US$450 million aid to help Colombia peace plan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said on Thursday he would ask the U.S. Congress for more than US$450 million (£308 million) in aid to help Colombia end "half a century of wrenching conflict" and implement a peace accord aimed at ending Latin... Read more
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dna
Sri Sri Ravishankar to be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize? | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & AnalysisThere are a lot of names doing the rounds for this year's list of nominees for
Sri Sri Ravishankar to be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize? | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis
dna / Posted 6 days ago
There are a lot of names doing the rounds for this year's list of nominees for the Nobel Peace Prize. And one of them is Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. A report in Hindustan Times states that the founder of the Art of Living Foundation has been key in the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuildColombian President Juan Manuel Santos came to the White House on the verge of
Peace deal in reach, Obama says US to help Colombia rebuild
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos came to the White House on the verge of a historic truce with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, that promises to end Latin America's longest-running armed conflict. Facing the daunting task of... Read more
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Reuters
Obama offers Colombia more than $450 million aid to help with peace processU.S. President Barack Obama (R) and President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia ar
Obama offers Colombia more than $450 million aid to help with peace process
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia arrive at a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington February 4, 2016. WASHINGTON President Barack Obama will ask the U.S. Congress for more than $450... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama offers Colombia more than US$450 million aid to help with peace processWASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will ask the U.S. Congress for more than US$
Obama offers Colombia more than US$450 million aid to help with peace process
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will ask the U.S. Congress for more than US$450 million in aid to help Colombia implement a peace accord aimed at ending Latin America's longest war, which has killed thousands of people and displaced millions, the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Colombia leader asking Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, Colombian President Juan Ma
Colombia leader asking Obama for dollars, terror list change
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos came to the White House on Thursday seeking more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. The... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Colombia leader asking Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, Colombian President Juan Ma
Colombia leader asking Obama for dollars, terror list change
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos came to the White House on Thursday seeking more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. The... Read more
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Aljazeera
Why ending Colombia's war will not be cheap for the USNew York, United States - From the warzones of Ukraine to Syria and Afghanistan
Why ending Colombia's war will not be cheap for the US
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
New York, United States - From the warzones of Ukraine to Syria and Afghanistan, Washington's foreign policy experts have little to rejoice. Against this backdrop, US support for peace between Colombia's government and Marxist guerrillas is being... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, the leader of Colombia will
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of a historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Colombia to ask US for policy tweaks in aftermath of Farc conflictOn the verge of a historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask Barack Obama
Colombia to ask US for policy tweaks in aftermath of Farc conflict
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
On the verge of a historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to US policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. President Juan Manuel Santos arrives at the White House amid... Read more
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Salon.com
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia wil
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia wil
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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Denver Post
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia wil
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia wil
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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Daily Herald
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list changeWASHINGTON -- On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will as
Colombia leader to ask Obama for dollars, terror list change
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON -- On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel... Read more
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ABC News
Colombia Leader to Ask Obama for Dollars, Terror List ChangeOn the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Ba
Colombia Leader to Ask Obama for Dollars, Terror List Change
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
On the verge of an historic truce, the leader of Colombia will ask President Barack Obama for more money and tweaks to U.S. policy to help Colombia rebuild after half a century of guerrilla fighting. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos arrives at... Read more
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International Business Times
Colombian troops dread 'merciless' Farc female fighters more than male rebels Female fighters of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) are dreade
Colombian troops dread 'merciless' Farc female fighters more than male rebels
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Female fighters of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc) are dreaded by the Colombian government troops as they are more "merciless" than their male counterparts. If captured, Colombian troops prefer being taken hostage by male rebels.... Read more
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The Washington Times
U.S. ready to boost Colombian aid in hopes of FARC peace dealThe White House threw its weight behind Colombia’s push for a major peace accor
U.S. ready to boost Colombian aid in hopes of FARC peace deal
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
The White House threw its weight behind Colombia’s push for a major peace accord with leftist FARC rebels Tuesday, announcing that President Obama will ask Congress to ramp up security-related aid to the South American nation if a final deal gets... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Female soldiers terrifying menThis peace is of great importance, since it has a beneficial effect on the situ
Female soldiers terrifying men
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
This peace is of great importance, since it has a beneficial effect on the situation throughout the continent. But it also must ensure the resolution of the differences, which in due time forced some people to go to the mountains and to stay there... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama set to announce new plan to aid Colombia after civil warThe Obama administration is poised to announced a major new aid proposal for Co
Obama set to announce new plan to aid Colombia after civil war
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Obama administration is poised to announced a major new aid proposal for Colombia in a bid to back the South American nation’s push for a final peace accord with leftist FARC rebels after more than a generation of civil war. The White House has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia says time running out for peace talks with ELN rebelsBOGOTA: Colombia's government on Tuesday warned the country's second-largest re
Colombia says time running out for peace talks with ELN rebels
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
BOGOTA: Colombia's government on Tuesday warned the country's second-largest rebel group, the National Liberation Army (ELN), that time is running out to begin peace negotiations to end five decades of war. It called on the ELN to make clear and... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Human Rights Watch Called on Obama to Press Santos on Justice United States President Barack Obama should press President Juan Manuel Santo
Human Rights Watch Called on Obama to Press Santos on Justice
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 9 days ago
United States President Barack Obama should press President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia to address serious shortcomings in the recently announced agreement between the Colombian... Read more
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Perth Now
GI Jane: The female fighters terrifying menJuliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the Revolutionary Ar
GI Jane: The female fighters terrifying men
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, rests from a trek in the northwest Andes of Colombia, in Antioquia state. THEY are young, strong and inflict fear in the men they fight... Read more
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Island Packet
Price of peace: Colombia to seek millions in new U.S. aidColombian President Juan Manuel Santos will visit Washington this week to updat
Price of peace: Colombia to seek millions in new U.S. aid
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos will visit Washington this week to update President Barack Obama on the historic peace negotiations with Marxist rebels that are nearing completion, thank the United States for its ongoing support – and ask for... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Colombia rebel leader confident fighters will lay down arms if peace deal signed The rebel leader is confident his fighters will lay down their arms The head
Colombia rebel leader confident fighters will lay down arms if peace deal signed
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
The rebel leader is confident his fighters will lay down their arms The head of Colombia's largest rebel group has told a major magazine that he believes that 99% of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Colombian group renews push for release of rebel leader Palmera – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods BOGOTA — As negotiations to end Colombia's ha
Colombian group renews push for release of rebel leader Palmera
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods BOGOTA — As negotiations to end Colombia's half-century conflict close in on a deal,... Read more
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Orange County Register
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USBOGOTA, Colombia – As negotiations to end Colombia’s half-century conflict clos
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia – As negotiations to end Colombia’s half-century conflict close in on a final deal, attention is turning to the fate of an aging bank manager-turned leftist rebel who is being held at a U.S. maximum security prison alongside... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) � As negotiations to end Colombia's half-century conflict
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) � As negotiations to end Colombia's half-century conflict close in on a final deal, attention is turning to the fate of an aging bank manager-turned leftist rebel who is being held at a U.S. maximum security prison alongside... Read more
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Daily Herald
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USBOGOTA, Colombia -- As negotiations to end Colombia's half-century conflict clo
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia -- As negotiations to end Colombia's half-century conflict close in on a final deal, attention is turning to the fate of an aging bank manager-turned leftist rebel who is being held at a U.S. maximum security prison alongside... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USFILE - In this March 1, 2013 file photo, Ruben Zamora, right, member of the neg
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
FILE - In this March 1, 2013 file photo, Ruben Zamora, right, member of the negotiating team for Colombia's Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, poses for a photo with a life-size cutout of rebel commander Jaime Palmera, also known as... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USColombia's President Juan Manuel Santos talks during an interview at the Presid
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 12 days ago
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos talks during an interview at the Presidential Palace in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. President Santos is hoping the U.S. will suspend drug warrants against guerrilla commanders and remove the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in USColombia's President Juan Manuel Santos talks during an interview at the Presid
As peace nears, renewed push to free Colombian rebel in US
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos talks during an interview at the Presidential Palace in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. President Santos is hoping the U.S. will suspend drug warrants against guerrilla commanders and remove the... Read more
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