New peace accord with FARC to be signed in November 2016

El Colombiano reported on 20 November 2016 that the signing of the new peace deal with the FARC rebels could take place in Bogotá on 22 or 23 November. According to President Juan Manuel Santos, the accord will first have to be reviewed by Congress, which will decide what path will be chosen to approve the new deal (El Tiempo). FARC Commander-in-Chief Timoleón "Timochenko" Jiménez told news agency RCN Radio on 20 November that he will be traveling to Bogotá to sign the accord.