Juan Manuel Santos, president of Colombia and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize believes there is no need for a second referendum. Objections made by the peace deal's opponents were taken into account and congress approved a revised deal.
Former rebel fighters, who traded their guns, battle fatigues and heavy rucksacks for paddles, helmets and life jackets, launch four rafts laden with visitors into the Pato River, deep in Colombia's Amazon jungle.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos leaves office with low support for his deal with FARC rebels, cocaine production at a record high and UN concern over rising violence. Where is the peace he won a Nobel Prize for?
The area of land being used to grow coca in Colombia has increased by 17 percent, according to a UN report. A peace deal with the FARC rebel group was expected to reduce cocaine production, but the opposite appears true.
Former Colombian rebels attended Congress for the first time under a 2016 peace accord that allocates their party 10 seats. The peace deal has divided Colombia, with some saying it is too soft on the former rebels.
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