Tagged: Colombia

Colombia’s ELN Rebels to Begin Ceasefire

The commander of Colombia’s Marxist ELN rebels has ordered his fighters to lay down their arms this weekend. The group is engaged in complicated peace talks with the government aimed at ending five decades...


Pope Francis Visits Bogota, Colombia

Pope Francis is urging young Colombians to take the lead in promoting forgiveness to help their country heal from a half-century of armed rebellion, saying youngsters more than adults are able to “leave behind...