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Is time running out for the JEP?

With just under two months left of his presidency, Juan Manuel Santos is doing everything he can to save the peace that he believes Colombia “owes the victims and the international community.” After making a...
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What does Iván Duque mean for peace in Colombia?

Duque, who made his name as one of the leaders of the 'No' campaign has been elected as the 116th president of Colombia. Our peace correspondent looks at how this will affect the historic peace deal.
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Colombia joins NATO as first “global partner” from Latin America

Colombia has joined the 29 member countries of NATO as the first Latin American country to officially be a part of the intergovernmental military alliance. Although joining as a “global partner” means Colombia will...

Truth Commission activated almost a year and a half after Peace Accord signing

An 11-member truth commission has officially begun investigation of war crimes committed during Colombia’s armed conflict. The commission, made up of six men and five women chosen by the comité de escogencia; comprises sociologists, journalists,...

Colombian peace deal at the brink of collapse

Possible extradition of FARC leaders Iván Marquez and Jesus Santrich puts extra strain on peace implementation.