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In 2004, scientist Diego Alarcón ventured into the Colombian mountains to study bird species in a place most scientists wouldn’t dare go: territory controlled by FARC rebels.
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A fascination with madrugar-waking up early, is one of the many curiosities of Colombian culture. Street vendors calling out to the calles; housewives maintaining eternal habits of order; old men toasting their inaugural cerveza of the day. 1,171 more words
It looked like a done deal. And yet, in a surprising turn of events, Colombians rejected the agreement between their Government and the FARC, an agreement which could have ended 52 years of civil war. 114 more words
La passione sprigionata intorno all’accordo di pace tra il Governo di Juan Manuel Santos e le FARC ha generato in Colombia uno stato di agitazione tale che i fautori e gli oppositori della proposta si sono affrettati a prendere posizione a favore o contro l’accordo. 1,059 more words