Colombia peace talks: Farc points to ‘modest progress’

Colombia’s main rebel group, the Farc, says it has achieved “modest progress” in peace negotiations with the government.

As another round of talks resumed in Cuba, chief Farc negotiator Ivan Marquez said the agreements reached so far amount to a 25-page document.

They include deals on land reform, a key issue for the rebels, who began their armed struggle in the early 1960s in rural areas of Colombia.

The talks were launched in November

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