New deaths spark fears for fragile Colombia ceasefire

A woman waves a white flag during a demonstration calling for the immediate implementation of a peace agreement between the Colombian government and FARC guerrillasColombian authorities said the two fighters of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) died Sunday in a clash with the army. “This shows how fragile the bilateral ceasefire is,” said Ariel Avila, an analyst at the Peace and Reconciliation Foundation. The FARC had gathered its members in special demobilization camps to await the final approval of the accord.

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