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Colombia: Paramilitary groups take over abandoned FARC territory

Colombia’s largest rebel group, the FARC, is due to finish disarming this week as part of a historic peace deal with the government. But many communities are still threatened by armed groups.

Colombia’s largest rebel group, the FARC, is due to finish disarming this week as part of a historic peace deal with the government.

But many communities are still threatened by armed groups.

They are especially active in areas rich with natural resources.

A village in the northwest that declared itself neutral says it’s now under threat.

Al Jazeera’s Alessandro Rampietti reports from San Jose de Apartado.