President announces Colombia-rebel peace talks

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FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2012 file photo, Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos delivers a speech during a televised address to the nation at the presidential palace in Bogota, Colombia. Santos announced on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 a preliminary accord with Colombia's main leftist rebel group to launch peace talks to end a century-old conflict that has claimed tens of thousands of lives. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara, File)President Juan Manuel Santos announced on Tuesday a preliminary accord with Colombia's main leftist rebel group to launch talks aimed at ending a stubborn, century-old conflict that has claimed tens of thousands of lives.