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Colombian president awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 05:50
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President Santos signed a peace pact with the guerillas last month to end a five-decade-old insurgency.

COLOMBIAN President Juan Manuel Santos has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to bring an end to a more than 50-year civil war, giving momentum to peace efforts after an accord was defeated in a referendum earlier this month.

"The award should also be seen as a tribute to

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