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Short break in Colombia peace talks

Published 30/11/2012|05:14

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Jesus Santrich from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, waves a white handkerchief (AP)

Negotiators for Colombia's government and the country's main rebel group have agreed to a short break in their talks in Havana aimed at ending a half century of conflict.

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The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia and the government say they will resume negotiations on Wednesday. They announced the recess after wrapping up a session on Thursday.

Both sides say the break will allow them to consult with their leaderships.

The negotiations shifted to Cuba on November 19, a month after the peace process was officially inaugurated in Oslo, Norway.

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