2016-09-02 18:54:19

Historic Colombian Peace Deal Must Include Women, Address Sexual Crimes on Both Sides, Say Advocates

Could the signing of a historic peace accord in Colombia between the government and FARC rebels bring an end to Latin America’s longest armed conflict? "There’s a long way to go before we see a real development of a strong and lasting peace," says our guest Mario Murillo, author of "Colombia and the United States: War, Unrest, and Destabilization." First, the agreement must be approved in a referendum in Colombia.

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