Peace talks in Havana between the Colombian government and the FARC are finally progressing, but can they bring lasting peace to Colombia?
Russell Crandall is a professor of international politics at Davidson College and the author of The United States and Latin America after the Cold War. Paul DiFiore is a senior political science major at Davidson researching the nexus between criminal organizations and guerrilla insurgencies in Latin America and the Middle East. Their research conducted in Colombia for this article was generously supported by the Duke Endowment's Group Investigations Program.
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