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Colombia pushes FARC to disarm
With the death of FARC commander Alfonso Cano, Colombia pushes efforts to disarm region's oldest armed rebel group.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 23:28 GMT
Colombian group FARC vows to fight on
Fighters reject President Santos's appeal to lay down arms, a day after their leader, Alfonso Cano, was killed.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2011 08:53 GMT
Colombian forces kill FARC leader
Defence ministry says army has killed top commander of Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia during mountain assault.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2011 03:18 GMT
Colombians united against escalating war
After left-wing rebels attack the town of Toribio, a grass-roots movement aims to expel both army and rebels.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2011 11:23 GMT
Colombia rebel 'narrowly escaped capture'
President Santos says FARC commander Alfonso Cano did not die in raid on jungle hideout, as was suggested by army.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2011 07:47 GMT
Colombia rejects Farc talks offer
Government says rebel group must give up "terrorism" for talks to begin.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2010 01:13 GMT
Farc slams Colombian government
Rebel leader criticises president-elect in new video obtained by Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2010 14:41 GMT
Colombia's Farc appoints new leader
Group's choice of Alfonso Cano raises hopes hostages could be released.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2008 03:15 GMT
Interview: Juan Manuel Santos
The Colombian defence minister on peace negotiations with the Farc's new leadership.
Last updated: 30 May 2008 20:43 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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