Miriam Vanegas had not seen her son for 10 years after FARC rebels took him away into the Colombian wilderness. Now the fighters have signed a peace deal, and she has him back. As the FARC -- the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia...Show More Summary
Chic Undefeated Middleweight Prospect ALANTEZ "SLYAZA" FOX, (20-0-1, 9 KO's) will face hard-hitting Colombian RONALD "SALVAJE" MONTES, (17-3-0, 15 KO's) in the eight-round co-main event at "FORUM FIGHTS [...] The post ALANTEZ FOX VS. RONALD MONTES ANNOUNCED appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Colombia: “In the name of the FARC, I sincerely apologize to all the victims of the conflict for any pain we may have caused during this war,” admitted rebel commander alias Timochenko as he and Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a historic peace deal yesterday. Show More Summary
“Huyghe, 54, succeeds last year’s inaugural winner, Colombian artist Doris Salcedo, who received, as Huyghe will, the $100,000 grand prize, along with a special award created by Italian architect Renzo Piano, who designed the Nasher...
It was a historic moment: Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos shaking hands after signing a peace agreement on Monday with Rodrigo Londono, the FARC rebel leader once hunted in the jungles of Colombia. Continue reading ? The post Colombian president signs historic peace deal with FARC rebels. What’s next? appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Underlining the importance of the deal, Colombian president and leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, signed the 297-page agreement before a crowd of 2,500
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 political...Show More Summary
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 Revolutionary...Show More Summary
After leaders sign the peace accord, Colombians will vote Sunday whether to accept it.
Jennifer Lynn McCoy, Georgia State University On Sept. 26, 2016, the Colombian government and the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) are expected to sign a formal agreement to end 50 years of conflict. More than eight million Colombians have been displaced from their homes or harmed by the violence in the course of the long war. Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry promised a group of victims from Colombia’s 50-year conflict with leftist rebels that the United States remains committed to their peace effort. “Peace is hard … Click to Continue »
After four years of tense negotiations, leaders from across the Western Hemisphere gathered here Monday with leftist Colombian guerrilla commanders and President Juan Manuel Santos to sign a landmark peace accord that will officially end five decades of civil war. Now comes the hard part. By the...
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 byword...Show More Summary
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 vote...Show More Summary
Ricky Martin and Colombian singer Maluma released a video for the song ‘Vente Pa’Ca’. Que pasa mi gente? Aqui mi mas reciente sencillo #VentePaca Con @maluma. https://t.co/d7KqrrVW0L — Ricky Martin (@ricky_martin) September 23, 2016Show More Summary
Today, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Rodrigo “Timochenko” Londono, the leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), sign a peace agreement. Crop protection company Yara International praises the deal, as this will boost the agricultural development in the country.
CARTAGENA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Marxist rebel leader Timochenko will sign a deal on Monday ending a half-century war that killed a quarter of a million people, stymied the economy and made Colombia a byword for violence.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the leader of the FARC rebels, Timoleon "Timochenko" Jimenez, are due to sign a historic peace deal Monday to end a five-decade war. The former enemies will sign the accord at 5:00 pm (2200 GMT) in a ceremony in the colorful colonial city of Cartagena, on the Caribbean coast, the government said. Show More Summary
Farc rebels, who have fought a 52-year battle against the Colombian state using a variety of weaponry and combative tactics, are to lay down those weapons forever as an unprecedented peace deal has been struck with the government that is to be signed on Monday. Show More Summary
The Farc’s peace deal in Colombia marks the effective end of a wave of rebel movements inspired by the Cuban revolution, with just a few small groups left In their 52-year fight against the Colombian state, Farc rebels used assault rifles,...Show More Summary