Colombia Publishes New FARC Peace Accord in Effort to End War - Voice of America

Colombia's government published a revised peace accord with Marxist FARC rebels on Monday in a bid to build support to end a 52-year war, after the original draft was rejected last month in a referendum amid objections it was too favorable to the rebels.

Colombia tries for peace a second time - PBS NewsHour

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos speaks in the country's capital Bogota on Nov. 12. Colombian Presidency/Handout via Reuters. Negotiators from Colombia's government and main rebel group published the full text of their revised peace accord on ...

Giving Peace a Second Chance in Colombia - The Nation.

After the surprise public rejection of the first accord, a revised agreement to end decades of civil war just might squeak through. By Greg GrandinTwitter. November 14, 2016. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Print · Colombia Peace March. A woman holds flowers ...

Colombians get 2nd chance at peace with new, revised treaty - CBC.ca

Unlike Americans stuck with president-elect Donald Trump or British voters second-guessing their exit from the European Union, Colombians — who shocked the world by rejecting a treaty to end a 52-year-old guerrilla war — will get a do-over. On ...

Ban commends Colombian Government and FARC-EP for concluding modified peace agreement - UN News Centre

13 November 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has commended the efforts by the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia- People's Army (FARC-EP) to conclude a modified peace agreement that ...

Santos Panics With the Election of Trump - Wall Street Journal

The Colombian president's deal with FARC terrorists, six years in the making, is 'fixed' in six weeks. By. Mary Anastasia O'Grady. Nov. 13, 2016 5:33 p.m. ET. Donald Trump's trade agenda is extremely worrying to Latin America. But on issues of regional ...

Colombia and FARC sign amended peace deal - PBS NewsHour

Peace activists make their way into downtown Bogota after starting a trek from Cali in a bid to call for a swift resolution to stalled peace agreement with FARC in Bogota, Colombia, October 24, 2016. Photo by John Vizcaino/Reuters. The government of ...