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A momentous day in Colombia as President Juan Manuel Santos shared a stage with FARC leader Rodrigo Londoño “Timochenko” to mark the end of the UN monitored disarmament process and draw a line under 52-years of civil conflict.
Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos:
Today, June 27 will be a very special day for the majority of Colombians, a day never to forget, a day when weapns became words.’‘
FARC will continue to exist, but will act as a political party and operate withing the leagl framework overseen by the state.