Colombia and FARC Rebels Reach Final Deal to End 52-Year War

  • Voters to approve or reject deal in plebiscite on October 2
  • New legal political party to be guaranteed seats in Congress

Colombia Reaches Deal with FARC Guerillas

Colombia reached a final peace agreement with Marxist rebels, who will convert into a legal political party, signaling an end to a conflict which has left hundreds of thousands of dead and millions displaced during five decades of bloodshed.

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