08 June 2017
The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in Colombia stated that they have handed over 30 percent of their weapons to United Nation monitors – as per the terms established under the peace agreement.
The remaining weapons are to be handed over by June 20th – with approximately 7000 weapons to be surrendered before the FARC can transition into a political party.
After five decades of war and peace negotiations, Colombia’s peace agreement with the FARC was ratified in December of last year.
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