Edition: Global  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

Colombia's Senate Approves FARC Peace Deal

VOA News Wednesday, 30 November 2016
The latest peace deal between the Colombian government and the rebel group known as FARC is one step from approval after the country's senate voted in favor of the agreement on Tuesday. The lower house of Congress is considering the measure Wednesday. A previous version of the agreement was struck down in a national referendum, but the revised deal signed last week in Bogota by President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC leader Rodrigo Londono needs only to be approved by lawmakers and...
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: euronews (in English) - < > Embed

News video: Colombia and FARC agree on a revised peace deal

Colombia and FARC agree on a revised peace deal 01:08

The Colombian government and FARC rebels have agreed to sign a revised peace deal after the last one was rejected in a referendum. The original accord was deemed by voters to lean too far in favour of the leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Terms of the new agreement were...

You Might Like


Other recent news in Asia-Pacific

SOUTH CHINA SEA: US warship sails close to disputed Mischief ReefRocket Lab: NEW ZEALAND space launch is first from a private site
MARAWI fighting: Troops battle militants in Philippine cityU.S. Conducts First Navy Patrol in SOUTH CHINA Sea Under President Trump
Essential CALIFORNIA: Face it: The Big One is going to happenRepublican candidate in MONTANA special election accused of body-slamming reporter
What $20 MILLION buys in three of L.A. County’s priciest ZIP CodesUK Prime Minister to Raise Issue of Manchester Bombing Leaks with PRESIDENT TRUMP
MANCHESTER BOMBER Fought in Libya, 'Wanted Revenge'Protests Target Both NATO and TRUMP IN BRUSSELS

Twitter

pic

FARC International RT @telesurenglish: Colombian Senate approves @FARC_EPeace transition to political party https://t.co/9jv3j9Yq2N https://t.co/gRexhodS9a 1 week ago

pic

Randy Felix Malayao Another Step Toward Peace: Colombia Senate Approves FARC Transition to Political Party https://t.co/x5mR8hyWt4 1 week ago

pic

Miro Collas Another Step Toward Peace: Colombia Senate Approves FARC Transition to Political Party https://t.co/F4a4xBotj6 1 week ago

pic

Three Sonorans The move is an essential step in the peace process and will see the FARC reincorporate into Colombian society. https://t.co/pxGKBkgacN 1 week ago

pic

Mariela JFC RT @telesurenglish: Colombian Senate approves @FARC_EPeace transition to political party https://t.co/9jv3j9Yq2N https://t.co/gRexhodS9a 1 week ago

pic

John Finucane RT @telesurenglish: Colombian Senate approves @FARC_EPeace transition to political party https://t.co/9jv3j9Yq2N https://t.co/gRexhodS9a 1 week ago

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+