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Colombia signs revised peace deal with FARC rebels -

Colombia's government has signed a revised peace agreement with the armed group FARC aiming to end half a century of hostilities, nearly two months after the rejection of the original deal in a referendum. President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC leader ...and more »

Colombia signs historic peace deal with Farc - The Guardian

President Juan Manuel Santos and rebel leader Timochenko sign new accord despite objections that derailed original deal. Sibylla Brodzinsky in Bogotá and agencies. Thu 24 Nov 2016 14.45 EST Last modified on Tue 28 Nov 2017 05.52 EST. Share on ...and more »

Colombia and Farc sign peace deal in sober ceremony amid opposition - Irish Times

Colombia's government has signed a revised peace accord with Marxist rebels to formally end five decades of civil war, a month after voters narrowly rejected the original agreement in a referendum. The deal agreed yesterday, which has won international ...and more »

Colombia and FARC Sign New Peace Deal, This Time Skipping Voters - New York Times

The Colombian government and the country's main rebel group signed a new peace deal on Thursday, hoping to salvage the accords and skip the ballot box after voters rejected the agreement in a referendum the month before. If the ceremony had a sense of ...and more »

Colombia has a new deal to end a 52-year war, but violence and uncertainty still loom over it - Business Insider

Just a few weeks after the original deal suffered a surprising loss in a nationwide referendum, the Colombian government and the left-wing Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia rebel group announced a new peace agreement on November 12. The new ...and more »

Colombia, FARC rebels sign revised peace deal - CNN

(CNN) The rebel leader waved his arms in the air as the crowd cheered. The President smiled at the audience, holding a pen made from bullets. Both men signed a historic peace agreement, then shook hands. It was a moment of diplomatic deja-vu. Thursday ...and more »

Letter to President Santos on the new peace agreement with the FARC - Human Rights Watch (press release)

Washington, D.C., November 22, 2016. Juan Manuel Santos President of the Republic of Colombia Casa de Nariño Bogotá, D.C., Colombia. Dear President Santos,. I am writing to share Human Rights Watch's assessment of the justice provisions of the new ...and more »

Colombia signs new peace deal with Farc - BBC News

The Colombian government and the country's largest rebel group, the Farc, have signed a revised peace deal. The previous deal was rejected by the Colombian people in a popular vote on 2 October. The revised agreement has been submitted to Congress ...and more »

Colombia to sign new peace deal with Farc rebels despite ongoing objections - The Guardian

Critics pushed back on the original peace deal, rejected just days after it was signed, saying it was too soft on guerrilla commanders responsible for war crimes. Sibylla Brodzinsky in Bogotá. Thu 24 Nov 2016 02.30 EST Last modified on Mon 5 Dec 2016 ...and more »

Colombia signs peace deal with FARC rebels -

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed a revised peace agreement with the country's largest rebel movement on Thursday, making a second attempt within months to end a half-century of hostilities. Santos and Rodrigo Londono of leader of the ...and more »