"This is the first day of peace I have ever known"
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Colombian author Juan Gabriel Vásquez reflects on a peace deal

The main rebel group in Colombia, the Farc, has begun a "definitive" ceasefire in its 52-year conflict with the Colombian government.

One of Colombia's most celebrated authors Juan Gabriel Vásquez tells Broadcasting House what the peace deal means to him.

  • 29 Aug 2016