Colombia's government reaches a new agreement with FARC

Sunday, 13 November, 2016 - 17:45

A new peace agreement was signed by Colombia's government and the FARC, because of the referendum the first contract was avoided.

The updated agreement includes a number of concessions from the side of the rebels. Moreover, all assets are expected to be used to pay the compensation to war-affected people

However, in the new agreement there is a point that the FARC could go out of a political plane. But the financing of the political party will be reduced. Before the elections, in which the rebels are able to nominate their candidates, but they have the right to register 16 members of the transitional government.