Post Profile

After Five Decades of War, Colombia Signs Peace Agreement With Rebels

The government on Monday ended a war with the FARC rebels, ending a conflict that killed as many as 220,000 people and displaced more than 5 million.
read more


Related Posts

Colombia's 52-Year War May Soon Be Over, But What Happens Next?

News : Huffington Post

Colombians will soon vote on a contentious and comprehensive peace deal that could end more than a half-century of conflict between the government and the FARC, a marxist rebel group. On Oct. 2, millions will head to the polls to vo...

Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace accord

Local Interest / France : France 24

The Colombian government and the leftist FARC rebel force signed a historic peace accord Monday to end a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of thousands of people. President Juan Manuel Santos and the leader of the Revol...

Colombia Looks to a Future 'Without Blood' Under FARC Peace Deal

News : Newsweek: US

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist rebel leader Timochenko will use a pen made from a bullet on Monday to sign an agreement ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people and made their nation a ...

Colombia, FARC Sign Historic Peace Deal

News / International Affairs : World from Newser

Colombia's government and the country's largest rebel movement signed a historic peace accord Monday evening ending a half-century of combat that caused more than 220,000 deaths and made 8 million homeless, the AP reports. Underlini...

Colombia Signs Historic Peace Deal With FARC Rebels

News : Slate: The Slatest

After four years of negotiations, the Colombian government and the FARC rebels officially agreed to a peace deal Monday, bringing the end to the 50-year conflict within sight. The agreement will bring the rebel group into the politi...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC