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Making peace is less popular than war - our full interview with Colombia's President Santos


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Making peace is less popular than war - our full interview with Colombia's President Santos

After more than half a century of civil conflict with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, known as the FARC, in which more than 200,000 people are estimated to have been killed, and 7 million displaced, it looks like a historic peace deal is finally drawing that conflict to a close. In this full version of the interview, Nobel Peace Prizewinner, President Juan Manuel Santos, talks to Isabelle Kumar about why bringing peace does not always bring popularity at the polls.

The same hatred drives far-right and Islamist terrorists: Brendan Cox

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The same hatred drives far-right and Islamist terrorists: Brendan Cox