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U.S. Removes FARC from Terror Blacklist

HeadlineDec 01, 2021

The U.S. government has revoked its designation of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, as a foreign terrorist organization. It’s been five years since the FARC and the Colombian government signed a peace accord after five decades of conflict. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said removing the terrorist designation would facilitate U.S. support in implementing the accord.

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