Finding Peace After Lengthy Conflict
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 607 , Segment 2
Episode: Pakistan Leadership, Peace After Conflict, The Hormone Myth
- Aug 1, 2017 11:00 pm
- 27:01 mins
Guest: James Patton, President and CEO, International Center for Religion and Diplomacy With so many regions of the world embroiled in war, what lessons can we glean from a historic peace deal that ended the world’s longest conflict? Colombian government forces and FARC rebels signed an agreement in November to end fighting that had been going on since 1964. More than 220,000 Colombians had been killed - mostly civilians – and 8 million were driven from their homes in the conflict. What brought these two sides to peace? And now that both sides are laying down their arms, is the work done?