Colombia, rebels announce deal for pilot program on removing land mines from long conflict

March 7, 2015 9:00 PM

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Colombia, rebels announce deal for pilot program on removing land mines from long conflict

Humberto de la Calle, head of Colombia's government negotiation team, left, speaks with Ivan Marquez, chief negotiator for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, at the close of another round of peace talks in Havana, Cuba, Saturday, March 7, 2015. Colombia’s government and the FARC have agreed to begin a pilot program for removing land mines as part of efforts to lower the intensity of a conflict that has lasted a half century. The announcement came Saturday at the end of the latest round of peace talks being held in Cuba’s capital since November 2012. (AP Photo/Ismael Francisco, Cubadebate) (The Associated Press)

Humberto de la Calle, head of Colombia's government negotiation team, left, and Ivan Marquez, chief negotiator for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, right, talk during a press conference accompanied by Cuban guarantor Rodolfo Benitez, second from right, and Norwegian guarantor Dag...

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