Violence continues to displace farmers in northern Colombia

Violence displaces thousands of farmers and indigenous people in northern Colombia three years after FARC peace deal.

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    During Colombia's civil war lasting more than 50 years, forced displacement was common.

    But three years after the signing of a peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, farmers are again fleeing their homes as smaller armed groups have taken the rebels' place.

    Al Jazeera's Alessandro Rampietti reports from southern Cordoba.


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