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New steps forward in FARC peace process as conflict continues

When Colombians elected President Juan Manuel Santos to a second term on 15 June 2014, many attributed his victory not to the voters who supported him, but to those who opposed his rival, Oscár Iván Zuluaga. In fact, Santos lost the first round of the election process to Zuluaga on 25 May 2014. Surveys indicated relatively low rates of voter participation, signifying apathy and complacency on the part of Santos supporters…

Read this piece in its entirety at Southern Pulse.