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Rebels could become guides, cheesemakers in post-war Colombia By Julia Symmes Cobb and Nelson Bocanegra EL DIAMANTE, Colombia (Reuters) - Veterans of Colombia's FARC guerrilla army could soon be making a living as eco-tourism guides, beef processors or cheese makers under plans by theMarxistgroup to invest in e
Yahoo! News | 4 hours, 34 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Venezuela's Maduro calls for new era of relations with U.S. By Girish Gupta CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday he is hopeful for improved relations with the United States, a day after meeting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Maduro met Kerry in Colombia's coastal
Yahoo! News | 9 hours, 3 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Tearful reunions as Colombia rebels embrace peace 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 -- prepared to appro
Yahoo! News | 12 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Colombia's road to peace marred by multiple obstacles The contrast couldn't be more dramatic: As Colombia's president and the head of its largest guerrilla movement were putting their signatures on a historic peace deal, a 6-year-old boy was killed when he chased a... | 14 hours, 18 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Lincoln, Nebraska
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Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord After a half-century of bloody combat and four years of tense peace negotiations, now the hard work begins.
Washington Post | 14 hours, 48 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Rebels Could Become Guides, Cheese Makers in Post-War Colombia Ex-fighters could shepherd tourists around little-explored areas of Colombia's mountain and jungles, which have been under rebel control for decades.
MSNBC | 18 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Colombia, Marxist rebels to end 52-year war Read full story for latest details.
Wenatchee World | 18 hours, 47 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Wenatchee, Washington
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No saving Colombia peace if voters veto: negotiator Colombia's peace accord with FARC rebels is the "best possible" deal to end a half-century of war and cannot be rehashed if voters reject it, the government's chief negotiator warns. Deadlock will return if the deal fails to be ratifie
Yahoo! News | 19 hours, 12 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Why Colombia's opposition party will vote 'no' to the FARC peace deal Much of the Colombian public remains uneasy about provisions allowing perpetrators of war crimes to avoid jail time.
The Christian Science Monitor | 19 hours, 18 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Video: Kerry: U.S. to review removing Colombia's FARC from terrorism list U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States is to review removing the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia from its list of terrorist organizations once a peace accord with Colombia's government is implemented
The Globe and Mail | 19 hours, 46 minutes ago | comment? | recommend