The Colombian Government and FARC-EP have announced that they will hold a press conference in Oslo on 17 October. Accreditation is required for members of the press.
At the request of both parties, Norway has agreed to act as facilitator for peace talks between the Colombian Government and FARC-EP.
The press conference in Oslo will only be open to members of the press who can present a valid Norwegian or international press card.
Applications for accreditation can be registered at: http://www.oslomeetingscolombia2012.org/.
More information about the time and venue for the press conference will be sent at a later date.
Press contact: Communications Adviser Veslemøy Lothe Salvesen, tel. +47 995 68 584