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Post-Conflict Colombia: It’s Complicated | The Cipher Brief

Post-Conflict Colombia: It’s Complicated | The Cipher Brief

March 23, 2016, the deadline set by the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) for concluding their peace talks, will come and go without fanfare.  There will be no signing ceremony, even if the two sides are very close to reaching a final agreement that most observers expect later this year.  After close to four years of arduous negotiations that nearly broke down on several occasions, the conclusion of a peace accord with Colombia’s largest guerrilla army will represent a momentous achievement for President Juan Manuel Santos and for Colombia as a nation.

Source: Post-Conflict Colombia: It’s Complicated | The Cipher Brief