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Colombian President Wins Nobel Peace Prize for Ending War

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos received the Nobel Peace Prize Friday for his efforts in securing the end of a five-decade conflict with Marxist rebels. Santos and Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) leader Timoleón Jiménez, known as Timonchenko, signed the historic peace accord last month ending Latin America’s longest running conflict, though the treaty was later rejected by a majority of voters in a referendum. Despite its rejection, Santos has...

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