Colombian government ‘ready to reintegrate rebels’

Colombia has said it is ready to reintegrate thousands of demobilised rebels into society, as peace talks between Farc rebels and government negotiators enter their 15th round.

The Colombian Agency for Reintegration (ACR) director said the body could look after double the number of demobilised rebels it currently mentored.

Director Alejandro Eder told the BBC it had an “emergency reaction plan”.

According to Mr Eder, the ACR is ready to receive up to 40,000 ex-combatants

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