Coffee unites once-reclusive war-torn Colombian community

By Reuters | Mon, 10 Mar 2014 14:45 PM
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By Peter Murphy

SERRANIA DE PERIJA, Colombia, March 10 (Reuters) - After enduring eight hours of machine-gunfire and bombs between leftist rebels and right-wing paramilitaries, Maura Leonor Vega and her husband fled their home of four decades in Colombia's Andes for the shelter of the nearest town.

They joined droves of small-scale farmers who left the Perija mountains from around 2004 as ...

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