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Political, legal barriers face historic Colombia peace deal

BOGOTA, Colombia - A stunning diplomatic breakthrough...minefield of problems standing between Colombia and the tantalizing prospect of peace...of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia are celebrating Wednesday's announcement...
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Mother, baby rescued 4 days after Colombia plane crash

BOGOTA, Colombia - A Colombian woman who survived a plane...Saturday in a remote area of western Colombia shortly after taking off from the city...his hometown by violence stemming from Colombia's long-running conflict, said he...
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Flood survivors stunned by loss in Colombia

SALGAR, Colombia - Hector Raul Henao weeps as he surveys the barren landscape of mud and...about $6,500 in economic assistance to those who suffered damage.Colombia's rugged topography, in a seismically active area at the northern...
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Colombia's president, rebels announce breakthrough in talks

...and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, said they have overcome the...Cuban President Raul Castro. Santos said Colombia's government and the FARC have reached...cease-fire in July and has been working with Colombia's military on a program to remove tens...
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Colombia, rebel group announce peace process

BOGOTA, Colombia - President Juan Manuel Santos and Colombia's No. 2 rebel group announced Tuesday that they have...but also that of his 18-month-old negotiations with Colombia's main insurgency hang in the balance.A statement...
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Colombia's spreading scandal

...The United States has long considered Colombia its strongest ally in Latin America...with nearly $6 billion as part of Plan Colombia, an ambitious anti-narcotics and counterinsurgency...about U.S. involvement, given Plan Colombia's troubled past. A United Nations...
Con: Should Congress approve pending trade pacts with Colombia, Korea and Panama? strengthen pending trade deals with Colombia, Korea and Panama negotiated by his...the higher U.S. deficits rise. The Colombia and Panama deals typify Washington's...And the multinationals hope to turn Colombia and Panama into new outsourcing options...
Photo: Protesting guerrilla violence in Colombia

A group of demonstrators rally against Colombia's largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, on Monday in Marine Park. The event, sponsored by the Juneau Hispanic Organization, was held in unison with similar...
Mexican gov't reticent to make changes after Chapo escape

MEXICO CITY - For those who remember Colombia in the dark days of the 1990s, it's all too familiar: The world's most powerful drug lord slips out of prison, the beneficiary...
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Pope meets Fidel Castro after warning against ideology

...Cathedral before a meeting with Cuban young people.In an important aside, Francis ended Sunday's Mass with an appeal for Colombia's government and rebels, who have been holding peace talks in Havana for over two years, to put an end to South America's...
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