After deadly attack, Colombia's president wants rebels to set deadline for reaching peace deal

April 17, 2015 9:25 PM

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BOGOTA, Colombia – Colombian President Juan Manual Santos is urging leftist rebels to demonstrate their commitment to ending a half-century conflict by setting a deadline or reaching a peace accord.

Santos didn't offer any cutoff date to conclude peace talks taking place the last two years in Cuba between the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.

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