Rebels and residents begin to build a new future for Colombia after war

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FARC Leaders and delegates recently met up in a remote jungle of Colombia for their 10th Guerrilla Conference. For the very first time, the gathering was open to the public as the group discussed and then voted to approve the peace accord.

Journalists from around the world were invited as well to witness the historic event. CCTV Correspondent Toby Muse was one of those reporters there with the FARC.

Rebels are preparing to leave the jungle with high hopes for a future of harmony. Some of the guerrilla members are optimistic about that future. But others aren’t so sure if Colombia can overcome the issues that led to armed groups.

Take a look a Toby’s report from Colombia to learn more.

Rebels and residents begin to build a new future for Colombia after war

Rebels and residents begin to build a new future for Colombia after war

FARC Leaders and delegates recently met up in a remote jungle of Colombia for their 10th Guerrilla Conference. For the very first time, the gathering was open to the public as the group discussed and then voted to approve the peace accord. Journalists from around the world were invited as well to witness the historic event. CCTV Correspondent Toby Muse was one of those reporters there with the FARC. Rebels are preparing to leave the jungle with high hopes for a future of harmony. Some of the guerrilla members are optimistic about that future. But others aren't so sure if Colombia can overcome the issues that led to armed groups. Take a look a Toby’s report from Colombia to learn more.