UN Ends Disarmament in Colombia as FARC Honors Slain Rebel 1 234 567

UN Ends Disarmament in Colombia as FARC Honors Slain Rebel

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The United Nations has finished deactivating thousands of weapons and munitions that once belonged to demobilized leftist rebels in Colombia.

In a ceremony Friday attended by President Juan Manuel Santos and leaders from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, the U.N. said it had collected a total of 8,994 firearms and more than 38 tons of explosives.

While the FARC appears to have honored its commitment to disarm, many are doubtful it will begin confessing to war crimes and...

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