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The 52-year war between the Colombian government and FARC insurgents officially ended on Monday with the start of a ceasefire and the peace deal is seen as boosting tourism and investment, but neither as much nor as quickly as some would like. Capital Economics said the peace deal will boost the Colombian economy in the …

The Colombian government has struck a groundbreaking peace deal with left-wing Farc rebels, promising to end a war that has ravaged the country for more than half a century, killing tens of thousands and displacing millions. of people. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos announced on Wednesday that a national plebiscite would be held on October …

HAVANA – After 52 years of fighting and nearly four years of fierce negotiations, the Colombian government and the country’s rebel group FARC said on Wednesday they had reached an agreement to end the Americas’ oldest armed conflict. “The war is over,” said Humberto de la Calle, the government’s main negotiator, after signing the agreement …