Colombia's FARC declare poll ceasefire, take a swipe at Zuluaga

By Reuters | Sun, 8 Jun 2014 02:27 AM

By Peter Murphy

BOGOTA, June 7 (Reuters) - Colombia's leftist FARC rebels declared a ceasefire on Saturday for a three-week period covering a tight presidential election race on June 15, campaigning for which has centered on how to end five decades of war with the guerrilla group.

The June 9-30 ceasefire was announced in a scathing open letter to opposition candidate Oscar Ivan Zuluaga, posted on the...

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