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Liverpool Echo
Feasting in the footsteps of Gabriel Garcia Marquez in Colombia's Caribbean port Cartagenamoment in Colombia’s history - a historic, but controversial, peace agreement s
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
moment in Colombia’s history - a historic, but controversial, peace agreement signed by the government and left-wing FARC rebels hopefully bringing to an end 52 years of armed conflict. Season 3 of Narcos is airing on Netflix - documenting... Read more
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Breitbart
Study: Al-Qaeda Makes Tens of Millions from Drug Smuggling Linked to Colombia’s FARClinked to violent Latin American cartels like the leftist terrorist group Revol
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
linked to violent Latin American cartels like the leftist terrorist group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and other criminal activities, reveals the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) think tank. “Al-Qaeda in the... Read more
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EuroNews
Turkish gold trader accused of raping New York cellmatestruck up a friendship with a man who was charged with providing material suppo
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
struck up a friendship with a man who was charged with providing material support to the Colombian terrorist organization FARC in the form of weapons procurement and cocaine trafficking. Zarrab hired a private attorney for the man, sent money to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Turkish gold trader Zarrab sodomized cellmate with cucumber: suitlawsuit charges. Reza Zarrab sexually assaulted Faouzi Jaber, who pleaded guil
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
lawsuit charges. Reza Zarrab sexually assaulted Faouzi Jaber, who pleaded guilty in July to trafficking guns and drugs to FARC revolutionaries in Colombia, while the two were cellmates at the Metropolitan Correctional Center between November 2016... Read more
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Breitbart
Swedish Chief Prosecutor: No-Go Zone Rinkeby Is Like a ‘War Zone’criminal gang-related violence in the recent past: “And then I thought: How di
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
criminal gang-related violence in the recent past: “And then I thought: How did they do it in Colombia when they deported FARC guerrillas, how did they do it in El Salvador when the war ended? How have they done in other parts of the world where... Read more
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DW
Colombia - no graves for grieving |Now a new peace deal including some revisions to penalties that may be imposed
DW / Posted 10 days ago
Now a new peace deal including some revisions to penalties that may be imposed on FARC rebels has been approved by legislators. It is hoped that it will finally help bring peace and reconciliation to the traumatized country. What the future holds for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Security Council hails Colombian peace accordstatement in Bogotá on 15 November 2017, particularly regarding the importance
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
statement in Bogotá on 15 November 2017, particularly regarding the importance of advancing the reincorporation of former FARC-EP combatants into civilian life with a comprehensive strategy and concrete action plans and resources to enable... Read more
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DW
One year after peace Colombia's indigenous peoples feel FARC power vacuum |works for the German Latin American aid organization Adveniat, which is based i
DW / Posted 12 days ago
works for the German Latin American aid organization Adveniat, which is based in Essen The 'stabilizing force' of the FARC The agreement reached by the Colombian government and Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) guerrillas last year was... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nespresso to Buy More Coffee in Conflict-Hit Colombian Areasthe peace deal in November 2016 to end a 52-year conflict with guerrillas of th
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
the peace deal in November 2016 to end a 52-year conflict with guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. That’s allowed Nespresso to buy beans from previously inaccessible areas and launch limited-edition capsules from... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nespresso to Boost Coffee Buying in Conflict-Hit Colombian Areasthe peace deal in November 2016 to end a 52-year conflict with guerrillas of th
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
the peace deal in November 2016 to end a 52-year conflict with guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. That’s allowed Nespresso to buy beans from previously inaccessible areas and launch limited-edition capsules from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia's congress approves peace tribunals for ex FARC rebelshouse of congress late on Monday backed a bill to regulate transitional justice
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
house of congress late on Monday backed a bill to regulate transitional justice under the nation's peace deal with Marxist FARC rebels, including special tribunals that will try guerrilla leaders for war crimes. The bill, which was approved with... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US drug warin a decade as a consequence of Colombia’s decision to sign a peace deal with t
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
in a decade as a consequence of Colombia’s decision to sign a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia or FARC because the Colombian government “eased eradication operations in areas controlled by the FARC to lessen conflict during... Read more
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DW
Colombia's parks: from FARC to tourists |of the Orinoco region, known for an ecosystem of flooded and non-flooded savann
DW / Posted 17 days ago
of the Orinoco region, known for an ecosystem of flooded and non-flooded savannas. Located near the Venezuelan border, the FARC sometimes used it as a pathway into the neighboring country. People now come here to go canoeing, hiking and bird... Read more
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Gulf News
Colombians displaced by civil war now in crossfire of drugs gangsPeople who were displaced by fighting between the army and the leftist FARC reb
Gulf News / Posted 17 days ago
People who were displaced by fighting between the army and the leftist FARC rebels are once again caught in the cross-fire, this time from drugs gangs A boy plays in City 2000, a shantytown that is home to people displaced by turf wars between... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Despite setbacks, Colombian leader, ex-rebel boss still back peace pactBOGOTA: Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and former FARC rebel leader Rod
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
BOGOTA: Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and former FARC rebel leader Rodrigo Londono each promised on Friday their continued backing to a peace deal they signed a year ago, despite slow progress on parts of the accord. Both men spoke at an... Read more
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EuroNews
Colombian ex-presidents to back joint right-wing 2018 ticketelections next year, they said on Friday, focussing their platform on objection
EuroNews / Posted 17 days ago
elections next year, they said on Friday, focussing their platform on objections to the peace deal signed with the Marxist FARC rebels. Ex-presidents Alvaro Uribe, who is now a senator with his Democratic Center party and Andres Pastrana, who leads... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombian ex-presidents to back joint right-wing 2018 ticketelections next year, they said on Friday, focussing their platform on objection
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
elections next year, they said on Friday, focussing their platform on objections to the peace deal signed with the Marxist FARC rebels. Ex-presidents Alvaro Uribe, who is now a senator with his Democratic Center party and Andres Pastrana, who... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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FOX News
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC BOGOTA, Colombia – When rebel commander Rodrigo Londono signed a peace deal c
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
BOGOTA, Colombia – When rebel commander Rodrigo Londono signed a peace deal committing his troops to laying down their weapons, it was heralded as the best chance in decades to end Latin... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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FOX News
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARCpassing key elements of the accord, and violence in areas once dominated by the
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
passing key elements of the accord, and violence in areas once dominated by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, is once again on the rise amid a record surge in cocaine production. Meanwhile, many of the 8,000 guerrillas who... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Fremont Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Missoulian
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Missoulian / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Register Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The World
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The World / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Times and Democrat / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Sentinel
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Santa Maria Times / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Sioux City Journal / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARCFILE - In this Feb. 28, 2017 file photo, Weapons belonging to rebels of the Rev
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2017 file photo, Weapons belonging to rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, are stored at a rebel camp in La Carmelita near Puerto Asis in Colombia's southwestern state of Putumayo. Since the peace accord... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
Rapid City Journal / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARC2016 file photo, Juliana, a 20-year-old rebel fighter for the 36th Front of the
The Middletown Press / Posted 18 days ago
2016 file photo, 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. On year after the Nov. 24 2016, peace accords... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Peace in Colombia fragile year after historic deal with FARCFILE - In this Aug. 15, 2016 file photo, rebels soldiers of the 32nd Front of t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2016 file photo, rebels soldiers of the 32nd Front of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, patrol on the Mecaya River in the southern jungles of Putumayo, Colombia. Although Colombia's homicide rate nationally is... Read more
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DW
In Colombia, peace remains elusive one year on |​A year after he signed a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Col
DW / Posted 18 days ago
​A year after he signed a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), President Juan Manuel Santos used his thank you speech as he received the Chatham House Prize in London in early November to reassert the international... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FARC dissidents face full force of Colombia military - presidentBOGOTA: Former Marxist FARC rebels who have chosen to join drug trafficking gan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
BOGOTA: Former Marxist FARC rebels who have chosen to join drug trafficking gangs instead of demobilising will face the full power of Colombia's military, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Thursday, amid worries gangs will stymie security... Read more
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Breitbart
Iranian Navy Commander Announces Plans to Send Ships to Gulf of MexicoVenezuela’s vice president, Tareck El Aissami, is from a Shiite Muslim family a
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
Venezuela’s vice president, Tareck El Aissami, is from a Shiite Muslim family and has been sanctioned as a “drug kingpin” by the U.S. Treasury for his ties to, among other groups, drug cartels like the FARC and terrorist organizations like Hezbol... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkrebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. less In this Nov. 14, 2017 photo, a technician fixes the headphones of former rebel Marilu Ramirez in preparation for... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networklambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection,"
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 19 days ago
lambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection," said Gersson Pedraza, 25, who joined the FARC when he was 12. "And you just have to withstand it." The channel currently has 25 reporters in Colombia's capital,... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networklambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection,"
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
lambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection," said Gersson Pedraza, 25, who joined the FARC when he was 12. "And you just have to withstand it." The channel currently has 25 reporters in Colombia's capital,... Read more
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FOX News
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networklambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection,"
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
lambasting former rebels as monsters and terrorists. "You feel the rejection," said Gersson Pedraza, 25, who joined the FARC when he was 12. "And you just have to withstand it." The channel currently has 25 reporters in Colombia's capital,... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkbombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agree
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 19 days ago
bombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agreement with leftist rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazal... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkbombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agree
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 19 days ago
bombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agreement with leftist rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazal... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkrebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. less In this Nov. 14, 2017 photo, a technician fixes the headphones of former rebel Marilu Ramirez in preparation for... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkbombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agree
Fremont Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
bombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agreement with leftist rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazal... Read more
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Missoulian
Colombia rebels trade combat for cameras with new TV networkbombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agree
Missoulian / Posted 19 days ago
bombing at a military university was released as part of Colombia's peace agreement with leftist rebels and is now a host at the online news network launched by ex-members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazal... Read more
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