FARC Peace Deal Faces Uncertainty After Conservative Leader Wins Colombian Presidency

On Sunday, populist conservative politician Ivan Duque won Colombia’s run-off after securing 54 percent of the vote, beating his leftist contender and former Bogota mayor, Gustavo Petro. Petro earned 41.8 percent of the vote. The 42-year-old Duque took 39 percent in the country’s first round of the election on May 27, forcing him to face … Continue reading FARC Peace Deal Faces Uncertainty After Conservative Leader Wins Colombian Presidency