To the town of Solado, Colombia’s president gives last of 100,000 homes

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Less than three years ago, Colombia announced plans to build 100,000 free homes for its poorest citizens.

The promise was to give the last 100 homes to the town of Salado, the site of one of the bloodiest massacres in the country’s armed conflict.

Bogota has finally made good on its promise. CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reports.

To the town of Solado, Colombia\'s president gives last of 100,000 homes

To the town of Solado, Colombia\'s president gives last of 100,000 homes

Less than three years ago, Colombia announced plans to build 100,000 free homes for its poorest citizens. The promise was to give the last 100 homes to the town of Salado, the site of one of the bloodiest massacres in the country’s armed conflict. Bogota has finally made good on its promise. CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reports.