Colombia peace deal – A Historic agreement of 2016


Image copyright EPA The Colombian government and left-wing Farc rebels are set to sign a historic agreement deal that formally brings an end to 52 years of civil war. The last of the major Cold War conflicts killed 260,000 people and left six million internally displaced. President Juan Manuel Santos and rebel leader Timoleon Jimenez, known as Timochenko, will use a pen made from a bullet to sign the deal on Monday. The president says the deal will boost economic growth and unite the country. “War is always more costly than…

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Prince William & Kate mate with a Syrian refugee family – Canada Tour 2016


Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of CambridgeBritain’s Prince William, left, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, second left, and Catherine meet with a family from Syria during a visit to the Immigrant Services Society in Vancouver, B.C., Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. (Chris Wattie/The Canadian Press via AP)     VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Prince George and Princess Charlotte stayed behind with their nanny as Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Kate, continued their tour of British Columbia on Sunday, a day after George left Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hanging on…

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