Can renegade guerrillas reignite a war?

Confused by the recent news stories on conflict in Colombia? Here’s a quick Q & A to get you up to speed….
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Reactions to FARC rebels’ return to arms

Reactions to the announcement that former FARC members will return to arms has been swift, both inside and outside Colombia.

Former FARC commanders announce return to arms

In a video released overnight, Iván Márquez released the group’s manifesto and accused the government of failing to keep its promises and failing to protect the lives of citizens.
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British filmmaker offers a “meditation on forgiveness” in documentary on Colombian conflict

Kate Horne and Jesús Abad Colorado. British documentary filmmaker Kate Horne’s latest documentary film The Witness: Cain and Abel tells the story of Colombia’s armed...

Photos from Medellín’s march for the lives of social leaders

"Building a different country is costing us our lives. #BeingASocialLeaderIsNotACrime," read a banner paying homage to María Pilar Hurtado, a social leader murdered in June. Photo by Felipe Bedoya.