peace accords

As Colombia’s Presidential Campaign Heats Up, Peace Accord Frays

March 1, 2018

Colombia’s former rebel group FARC suspended its presidential campaign because political violence in Colombia continues unabated. Meanwhile, leftist candidate Gustavo Petro is pulling ahead in the crowded presidential race, explains Prof. Mario Murillo

Paramilitary Forces Threaten to Derail Colombia’s Peace Agreement

January 12, 2018

The peace agreement commits the Colombian government to dismantling paramilitary groups–but authorities aren’t taking action, Tom Power reports from Colombia