TITLE

Land for peace in Colombia

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Linda; Hodgson, Martin
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/23/98, Vol. 125 Issue 20, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes steps taken by the Colombian government to make peace with guerrilla forces. Withdrawal of soldiers and police officers by the Colombian government; Conditions for peace held by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the Army of National Liberation (ELN); Views of new President Andres Pastrana; Concerns of villagers; Increased attacks by both rebel groups; Concerns about employment for peasants.
ACCESSION #
1276931

 

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