BOGOTA, Colombia | Ex-rebels leaders appear before Colombia’s peace tribunal
BOGOTA, Colombia — Dressed in blazers and collared shirts, leaders of Colombia’s once largest guerrilla army made their first appearance at a new special peace tribunal Friday to respond to allegations of war crimes during five decades of bloody conflict.
“I’m here at your disposition,” said Rodrigo Londono, looking more like a professor in a pair of thick-rimmed glasses than a former rebel leader. “Watching with profound emotion as the dream we weaved together in Havana comes to crystallization.”
The procedural hearing for “Case No.