Juan Manuel Santos

Colombia: the day when president Santos asked for forgiveness

On Friday June 11th, former President and Nobel Peace prize laureate Juan Manuel Santos appeared before Colombia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission to ask for forgiveness for the extrajudicial executions that happened during his watch as Defence Minister between 2006 and 2009. A momentous occasion, that left many questions.
By Andrés Bermúdez Liévano
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