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'Work together', Colombian peace official tells Northern Ireland during Dublin visit
Presidential Counselor for Stabilization and Consolidation, Emilio Archila, is visiting Dublin today.
Colombian troops kill nine FARC dissidents in raid after peace deal rejection
President Ivan Duque said he has authorised the raid on the dissidents.
Former Colombian rebels announce return to arms despite 2016 peace agreement
FARC fighters criticised the peace agreement in a video posted on Youtube.
President Higgins to make history as he visits FARC guerilla decommissioning site
The FARC had links to the IRA.
'A gift from heaven' - Colombian President receives Nobel Peace Prize
A revised FARC deal was approved by Colombia’s Congress last week.
Colombia's government will sign a new peace deal this week
The new, revised accord will be submitted to Congress for approval, after the last one was rejected in a referendum.
Colombia's rejection of peace deal has echoes of UK's shock Brexit
There was a lot to stomach in a Yes vote for a people caused so much pain over the past five decades, writes Michael Sheils McNamee from Medellin.
After 52 years of war and 260,000 dead, Colombians reject peace deal with Farc rebels
Both sides are, however, insisting that peace will prevail.
Colombian rebel group "reborn" and apologises after decades of violence
Farc signed the peace accord with the country’s government.
The longest-running war in the world comes to an end today
Colombia and FARC rebels have agreed a peace deal.
The rebels sleeping with weapons and falling in love in Colombia's jungle
Peace looms for this generation of Farc fighters, with a ceasefire appearing closer than ever.
The IRA, the US and Colombia's 50 years of violence
Peace talks between the Bogota government and FARC rebels have been under way since 2012.
Colombian farmers learn how to remove landmines
The country has the world’s second highest number of landmine victims after Afghanistan.
Colombia says last top drug lord arrested
Daniel “El Loco” Barrera, alleged to be the country’s last major drug lord, has been arrested in an international sting.
Farc rebels release ten hostages held for at least 12 years
Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos praised the release of captives, but called the move “insufficient” to merit a peace dialogue.
FARC rebel group suffer 'hardest blow' as leader is killed
Alfonso Cano was killed in combat near a bunker in a remote part of Columbia yesterday.
Man behind Nicholas Cage weapons dealer role convicted of attempting to arm FARC
Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, aka the Merchant of Death, was convicted after US agents posing as Colombian terrorists staged a $20m arms deal.
FARC hostage Ingrid Betancourt releases book on six-year ordeal
But at least one fellow captive is not too happy with the publication.