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Colombia's Santos admits defeat in ELN rebels ceasefire talks

Apo - Outgoing Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos admitted defeat on Wednesday after failing to secure a ceasefire with ELN Marxist guerrillas before handing over the reins to hardline right-wing successor Ivan Duque next week.

Colombian government, ELN rebels fail to agree ceasefire

Apo - Outgoing Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos admitted defeat on Wednesday after failing to secure a ceasefire with ELN Marxist guerrillas before handing over the reins to hardline right-wing successor Ivan Duque next week.

Dos Santos: Angola's long-time leader heads into retirement

Luanda - When former Angolan president Jose Eduardo dos Santos stepped down as leader of the country's ruling party Saturday, it concluded a career dominated by an unrelentingly authoritarian style.

Dos Santos: Angola's secretive leader heads towards exit

Luanda - When Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos steps down and his successor is chosen in Wednesday's elections, it will bring to an end a 38-year reign dominated by his unrelenting authoritarian style.

Dos Santos: Angola's secretive leader heads towards exit

Luanda - Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos's announcement Friday that he will step down brings to an end a 37-year reign marked by an unrelenting authoritarian style.

Santos to donate Nobel prize money to Colombia conflict victims

Estanzuela - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos announced Sunday that he would donate his $925,000 in Nobel Peace Prize money to victims of the conflict that has roiled his country for half a century.

Colombia's Santos dedicates Nobel prize to conflict victims

Estanzuela - President Juan Manuel Santos dedicated his Nobel Peace Prize Friday to the victims of Colombia's civil war, urging the country not to give up on a bitterly contested peace process.

Juan Manuel Santos: Colombia rebels' archfoe turned peacemaker

Estanzuela - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who won the Nobel Peace Prize Friday, is a son of a powerful family who staked his legacy on troubled efforts to make peace with the communist FARC rebels.

Santos confident Colombians will say 'yes' to peace

Estanzuela - Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos says he is certain his government's peace deal with FARC rebels will be approved in an October 2 referendum because "an imperfect peace is always preferable to a perfect war.""The 'no' won't win.

Colombian leader asks elite to back landmark peace deal

Madrid - Colombian President Juan-Manuel Santos urged the country's elite to back a peace deal with Marxist FARC rebels to end a half-century of conflict.

Santos and Timochenko: Colombia foes turn peacemakers

Estanzuela - A conservative politician from a rich family and a rural Marxist guerrilla are the lead players in the Colombian peace process, which culminated in a ceasefire Monday after five decades of conflict.

Santos and Timochenko: Colombia foes turn peacemakers

Estanzuela - A conservative politician from a rich family and a rural Marxist guerrilla are the lead players in Colombia's peace process, which has now produced a final deal to end five decades of conflict.

Santos and Timochenko: Colombia foes turn peacemakers

Estanzuela - A conservative politician from a rich family and a rural Marxist guerrilla were the lead players in the landmark Colombian ceasefire agreement signed Thursday.

Tens of thousands of Colombians stage anti-government protest

Estanzuela - Tens of thousands of people protested in more than 20 cities across Colombia against President Juan Manuel Santos and his government's peace process with the FARC guerrillas.

The president and the rebel seeking peace in Colombia

Havana - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and Timoleon "Timochenko" Jimenez, the leader of the FARC rebels, announced a major breakthrough in peace talks to end a conflict that has burned for half a century.

Colombia leader seeks Europe's help for 'last chance' peace

Estanzuela - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos says he hopes Europe can provide funds to help him strike a "last chance" deal with leftist guerrillas after half a century of conflict.

Voters in Colombia voters back peace talks, re-elect president

Bogot - Colombia's voters gave President Juan Manuel Santos a second term Sunday in a closely fought election that could mark a turning point in the country's decades-long struggle with Marxist guerrillas.

Santos, Colombia's would-be peacemaker

Bogot - Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who was re-elected Sunday, is seen as his country's best hope for a potential peace deal with Marxist rebels.With nearly all votes tallied, the center-right Santos registered 50.

Colombia's Santos says opposition poisoning peace talks

C - Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos, in an interview with AFP, accused his opponents of waging a "dirty" campaign to poison peace talks with leftist guerrillas.

CCL: TFC fight to draw with Santos Laguna in first semi-final leg Special

Toronto - Toronto FC did not seem to have much of a chance heading into the first leg of the CONCACAF Champions League semi-finals.

Op-Ed: Barcelona thrash Santos 4-0 to claim FIFA Club World Cup

Yokohama - Santos were no match for the outstanding Barcelona earlier today, as Pep Guardiola's men thrashed Brazilian giants Santos 4-0, claiming the FIFA Club World Cup for the second time in their history.

Gunfire Interrupts Televised Soccer Game in Mexico (Video)

The televised Santos Laguna-Morelia contest on Saturday night came to a frightening halt when gunshots sent players and fans scurrying for cover.

Op-Ed: Soccer: Manchester United signs David de Gea, City chases Neymar

Manchester - Following the recent retirement of goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar, Manchester United have acquired the services of David de Gea from Atletico Madrid.

Thanks for the memory: expert will recall all Derby winners

San Francisco - Memory expert Chester Santos is to display what he claims is his unparalleled knowledge of the Kentucky Derby in a demonstration to be held at the San Francisco Tennis Club on Saturday.
 

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