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The ignoble act of a Nobel Laureate

Feb 02, 2017 - The Washington Times

This week in Bogota, Colombian President Juan Manual Santos is hosting the World Summit of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates. Mr. Santos was awarded the 2016 Prize for negotiating an end to the 50-year conflict with the left-wing rebel movement Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), which claimed an estimated 200,000 lives and displaced roughly 5 million people.

Yet while Mr. Santos was celebrated in Norway and by President Obama, his own people rejected the deal in a popular referendum,...