Colombian Peace Talks to Open without Cease Fire

By Geraldine Cook
October 15, 2012

After half a century of armed conflict, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) were scheduled to start a historic peace process on October 15, with a roundtable of negotiations in Norway, although confrontations in their own territory has not ceased. But due to poor weather conditions in Bogotá, delegates from the Colombian government were unable to depart as scheduled, on October 14.