The FARC gives up its arms. Here's how

The Colombian guerrilla movement has been out in the cold for 50 years. After signing a historic peace deal with the government, the FARC will start a disarmament process which is expected to help rebuild social ties and boost Colombia’s economy.

Photo by: Reuters
Photo by: Reuters

The government expects close to 17,500 FARC members to disarm as part of the peace deal. The FARC held a rebel congress in Yari Plains, Colombia to prepare for the terms of the truce.

Updated Sep 28, 2016

Author: Mariana Palau for TRT World