The Heat: Colombia’s peace talks with the FARC

The Heat

The Heat: Colombia’s peace talks with FARC

A peace deal is expected as early as March between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC.

In anticipation of the historic truce, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is requesting additional financial aid from the United States and the removal of FARC from the U.S. terrorist list.

CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reports from Bogota.

The Heat: Colombia’s peace talks with FARC

The Heat: Colombia’s peace talks with FARC

A peace deal is expected as early as March between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. In anticipation of the historic truce, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is requesting additional financial aid from the United States and the removal of FARC from the U.S. terrorist list. CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reports from Bogota. The Heat was joined by the following guest: Paloma Valencia, a Colombian senator with the Democratic Center Party.

The Heat was joined by the following guests:

The Heat: Experts discuss FARC-Colombia peace talks

The Heat: Experts discuss FARC-Colombia peace talks

A peace deal is expected as early as March between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. In anticipation of the historic truce, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is requesting additional financial aid from the United States and the removal of FARC from the U.S. terrorist list. The Heat was joined by the following guests: Cynthia Arnson , director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. Aldo Civico, a columnist for El Spectador and the author of "The Para-State: An Ethnography of Colombia’s Death Squads."

  • Paloma Valencia, a Colombian senator with the Democratic Center Party.
  • Cynthia Arnson , director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C.
  • Aldo Civico, a columnist for El Spectador and the author of “The Para-State: An Ethnography of Colombia’s Death Squads.”