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In Colombia, FARC Suits Up for a New Kind of Battle

Aug 21, 2017 | 21:38 GMT
Within the next several months, FARC will receive seats in the Colombian Chamber of Representatives.

FARC commander Carlos Lozada speaks in front of the images of late FARC leaders Manuel Marulanda Velez, Jorge Briceno Suarez, Jacobo Arenas and Alfonso Cano.

(RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

The militant group has laid down its arms in exchange for a seat at the political table. But it will take more than a small presence in Congress for the rebels to have a major impact on domestic policy....

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