Colombian, FARC leaders agree on path for peace

September 24, 2015 1:18 AM

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Colombian, FARC leaders agree on path for peace

Havana, Cuba (CNN)Colombia's President and leaders from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, on Wednesday signed a breakthrough peace commitment setting the groundwork for a final accord within six months, President Juan Manuel Santos announced.

The agreement establishes peace tribunals and a reconciliation commission to provide justice for victims related to the yearslong rebellion and punishing those who have perpetrated crimes.

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