Peace paradox

Colombia faces a paradox as FARC rebels disarm http://reut.rs/2sv7jC8

Ending five decades of civil war will lift the Andean nation’s economy in the long run, but place additional burdens on tight government finances in the meantime if peace is to prosper. Encouragingly, murders are down and tourism up, but it could all still go wrong.

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