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Reuters
Coca, trafficking greatest threats to Colombia peacein the territories where the FARC no longer are,” Rivera said. The government
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
in the territories where the FARC no longer are,” Rivera said. The government of President Juan Manuel Santos and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels signed a peace accord last year to end their roles in a conflict that... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia peace deal cannot be modified for 12 years, court rulesJuan Manuel Santos who have long rejected the accord and who may have sought to
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Juan Manuel Santos who have long rejected the accord and who may have sought to change or cancel it. The deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels ended more than 52 years of war. More than 220,000 people have died and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia peace deal cannot be modified for 12 years, court rulesJuan Manuel Santos who have long rejected the accord and who may have sought to
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Juan Manuel Santos who have long rejected the accord and who may have sought to change or cancel it. The deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebels ended more than 52 years of war. More than 220,000 people have died and... Read more
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EuroNews
Columbia Student and DACA Recipient: 'We Have to Get Our Voices Out'to the United States when he was just four,. His family fled his hometown of Ca
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
to the United States when he was just four,. His family fled his hometown of Cali, Colombia after rebel forces of the FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) killed his grandparents. "The first thing I remember about coming to the United... Read more
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EuroNews
Former rebel group registers as political party in ColombiaNational Electoral Council on Monday to submit the paperwork required to become
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
National Electoral Council on Monday to submit the paperwork required to become a registered political party. The former Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia reached an historic peace accord with the government last year to end Latin America’s... Read more
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Reuters
At least six die during Colombia protest over coca crop removalsix people died were contradictory. The defense ministry said on Thursday that
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
six people died were contradictory. The defense ministry said on Thursday that a dissident group of ex-fighters from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebel group forced farmers to protest against police who were removing coca... Read more
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Fortune
ICAN Wins Nobel Peace Prizeindustrialist Alfred Nobel. Last year, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Ju
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
industrialist Alfred Nobel. Last year, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Juan Manuel Santos, the President of Colombia, for his role in bringing to an end the country’s 50-year war with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) insurgen... Read more
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FOX News
4 killed in clashes with Colombia coca growers, eradicatorspowerful magnet for dissident rebels and criminal gangs even after last year's
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
powerful magnet for dissident rebels and criminal gangs even after last year's deal to end a half-century conflict with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. The now-disarmed guerrilla group commonly known by the acronym FARC was long a... Read more
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FOX News
4 killed in clashes with Colombia coca growers, eradicatorspowerful magnet for dissident rebels and criminal gangs even after last year's
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
powerful magnet for dissident rebels and criminal gangs even after last year's deal to end a half-century conflict with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. The now-disarmed guerrilla group commonly known by the acronym FARC was long a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
UN approves monitoring of ELN rebel cease fire in Colombiato the United Nations to coordinate and monitor the cease-fire verification. T
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 days ago
to the United Nations to coordinate and monitor the cease-fire verification. The U.N. mission also monitored the end of more than 50 years of war between the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC.Other Nati... Read more
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FOX News
Nobel Peace Prize: The odds that Trump, Kim Jong Un, Pope Francis will win coveted prizeManuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace d
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Manuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace deal with the leftist guerrilla group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, and ending over five decades of civil conflict with the government. The awarding of... Read more
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FOX News
Nobel Peace Prize: The odds that Trump, Kim Jung Un, Pope Francis will win coveted prizeManuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace d
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Manuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace deal with the leftist guerrilla group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, and ending over five decades of civil conflict with the government. The awarding of... Read more
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FOX News
Nobel Peace Prize: The odds that Trump, Kim Jung Un, Pope Francis will win coveted prizeManuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace d
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Manuel Santos won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2016 for reaching a historic peace deal with the leftist guerrilla group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, and ending over five decades of civil conflict with the government. The awarding of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Breitbart
Venezuela’s ‘Drug Kingpin’ VP to Headline Che Guevara Memorial in BoliviaAct with strong ties a range of terrorist organizations including the Lebanese-
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
Act with strong ties a range of terrorist organizations including the Lebanese-Iranian terror group Hezbollah, the Marxist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the Mexican Zetas drug cartel, and allies of Syrian dictator Bashar al... Read more
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FOX News
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealdrug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
drug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms of the government's peace treaty with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — allegations that threaten to undermine already-shaky efforts to end a half-century... Read more
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FOX News
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealdrug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
drug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms of the government's peace treaty with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — allegations that threaten to undermine already-shaky efforts to end a half-century... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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The Sentinel
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
The Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Santa Maria Times / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Sioux City Journal / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Rapid City Journal / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Narco fugitives caught trying to co opt Colombia peace dealdrug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 14 days ago
drug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms of the government's peace treaty with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia -- allegations that threaten to undermine already-shaky efforts to end a half-century... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealshowed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for e
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 14 days ago
showed up on a list with more than 20 others suspected traffickers wanted for extradition by the U.S. who rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, claimed as jailed members of their now-disbanded insurgency even though they... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealdrug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 14 days ago
drug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms of the government's peace treaty with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — allegations that threaten to undermine already-shaky efforts to end a half-century... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Narco fugitives caught trying to co-opt Colombia peace dealdrug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
drug capos and other criminals are trying to evade justice by exploiting terms of the government's peace treaty with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — allegations that threaten to undermine already-shaky efforts to end a half-century... Read more
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Aljazeera
Colombia: Fragile peace a year after FARC referendumrejected with 50.2 percent of voters opposing the deal. The armed conflict bet
Aljazeera / Posted 16 days ago
rejected with 50.2 percent of voters opposing the deal. The armed conflict between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) spanned more than 50 years. The war resulted in the deaths of more than 220,000... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Colombia: New UN Mission begins operationsucceeding the UN entity which was mandated to verify the implementation agreem
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
succeeding the UN entity which was mandated to verify the implementation agreement between the Colombian Government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC-EP) concerning the ceasefire and cessation of hostilities, and... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia and ELN rebels begin first-ever ceasefirefor community leaders and conditions for about 450 jailed rebels. Santos’s gov
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
for community leaders and conditions for about 450 jailed rebels. Santos’s government signed a peace deal with the larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in 2016 after negotiations in Havana, Cuba that lasted four years. Additional... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia and ELN rebels begin first-ever ceasefirefor community leaders and conditions for about 450 jailed rebels. Santos's gov
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
for community leaders and conditions for about 450 jailed rebels. Santos's government signed a peace deal with the larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in 2016 after negotiations in Havana, Cuba that lasted four years. (Additional... Read more
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DW
Colombia: ELN rebels begin historic truce with Santos government |orders to suspend operations against the guerrillas. Efforts to end violence h
DW / Posted 17 days ago
orders to suspend operations against the guerrillas. Efforts to end violence have gained momentum since the much larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) reached a historic peace deal with the government of President Juan Manuel... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia and last rebel group to begin a truce on Sundayas a "first step to achieving peace" with the rebel group. The government earli
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
as a "first step to achieving peace" with the rebel group. The government earlier secured the disarmament of the FARC (the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia), the oldest and most powerful guerrilla force on the continent. The runup to the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Colombia's ELN leader readies troops ahead of ceasefirethe ELN that started in February in Ecuador following an agreement last year th
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
the ELN that started in February in Ecuador following an agreement last year that led to the disarmament of the much larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). But progress has been slow as the ELN has remained on the offensive and... Read more
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Gulf News
Colombia’s ELN rebel commander orders ceasefire beginning Sundaywith the ELN,” Santos said in a national address on Friday.The centre-right pre
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
with the ELN,” Santos said in a national address on Friday.The centre-right president signed a peace deal with the larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia in late 2016 after negotiations in Cuba that lasted four years.Founded by radical... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Colombia rebel leader readies troops ahead of ceasetalks between the government and ELN began in February in Ecuador following an
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
talks between the government and ELN began in February in Ecuador following an agreement with the much-larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. But progress has been slow as the ELN remains on the offensive and steps up attacks... Read more
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Reuters
Colombia's ELN rebel commander orders ceasefire beginning Sundaywith the ELN. The ELN is considered a terrorist group by the United States and
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
with the ELN. The ELN is considered a terrorist group by the United States and European Union. Santos signed a peace deal with the larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in late 2016 after negotiations in Cuba that lasted four y... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia's ELN rebel commander orders ceasefire beginning SundayELN is considered a terrorist group by the United States and European Union. S
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
ELN is considered a terrorist group by the United States and European Union. Santos signed a peace deal with the larger Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in late 2016 after negotiations in Cuba that lasted four years. (Reporting by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Colombia's defence minister says drug policy must be long-termat least a generation so that it bears fruit and that there's true peace." Sin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
at least a generation so that it bears fruit and that there's true peace." Since signing a peace accord last year with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the government has focussed efforts on clearing coca from areas once... Read more
21d
Breitbart
U.S. Ambassador to Colombia: FARC ‘Has Not Complied’ with Peace Dealwide-ranging interview with the Colombian newspaper El Tiempo published Sunday,
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
wide-ranging interview with the Colombian newspaper El Tiempo published Sunday, Ambassador Kevin Whitaker asserted that the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, which adopted the new name “Revolutionary Alternative Common Force” this month, has... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Democrats pick up seat in Florida Senate with Taddeo win in Miami-Dadebrand of rough-and-tumble politics. Supporters of Diaz painted Taddeo as a com
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 days ago
brand of rough-and-tumble politics. Supporters of Diaz painted Taddeo as a communist sympathizer, linking her with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, an unfounded accusation she characterized as “painful.” The FARC kidnapped... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Taddeo, Diaz make last-minute pushes in heated Miami Senate racebare-knuckles Miami-Dade political arena. Backers of Diaz have painted Taddeo
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 22 days ago
bare-knuckles Miami-Dade political arena. Backers of Diaz have painted Taddeo as a communist sympathizer who supports the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. The FARC kidnapped Taddeo’s father, who fought in World War II for the U.S.,... Read more
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Aljazeera
The displaced and 'forgotten' in Colombia's Soacha slumregistered as IDPs - victims of Colombia's long-running civil war that ended la
Aljazeera / Posted 24 days ago
registered as IDPs - victims of Colombia's long-running civil war that ended last November following a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). "We're the forgotten victims of this war," says Rosa's neighbour Maria... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebelflowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy,
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 25 days ago
flowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy, during an homage of former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, to one of their most-prominent and despised military strategists at a cemetery... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebela ceremony Friday attended by President Juan Manuel Santos but which was skippe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
a ceremony Friday attended by President Juan Manuel Santos but which was skipped by leaders of the now-disbanded Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, the head of the U.N. mission in Colombia, Jean Arnault, said international observers... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebelflowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy,
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 25 days ago
flowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy, during an homage of former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, to one of their most-prominent and despised military strategists at a cemetery... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebelflowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy,
Fremont Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
flowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy, during an homage of former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, to one of their most-prominent and despised military strategists at a cemetery... Read more
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Missoulian
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebelflowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy,
Missoulian / Posted 25 days ago
flowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy, during an homage of former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, to one of their most-prominent and despised military strategists at a cemetery... Read more
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The World
UN ends disarmament in Colombia as FARC honors slain rebelflowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy,
The World / Posted 25 days ago
flowers on the grave of slain rebel leader Jorge Briceno, known as Mono Jojoy, during an homage of former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, FARC, to one of their most-prominent and despised military strategists at a cemetery... Read more
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