'We are going to live in peace very soon'
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Former Farc captive 'happy' at Colombia president's award

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to end the 52-year conflict with left-wing rebels.

The Nobel committee praised him for a peace deal signed with Farc rebels, but rejected by Colombians in a vote.

Former Colombia presidential candidate, Ingrid Betancourt, who was held captive by Farc rebels for more than six years, said the accolade was "an amazing moment."

  • 07 Oct 2016
Go to next video: Colombians reject Farc deal