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Colombia's FARC suspends campaigning citing threats to candidates

Colombia's FARC ex-rebel group, now a political party, said Friday it is suspending campaigns for political office citing threats to its candidates and a lack of security safeguards. Campaigning "will be temporarily suspended until the government gives us minimum guarantees" that the leftist party's candidates can campaign safely, FARC vice presidential candidate Imelda Daza told AFP.
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