Colombia: Santos’s approval plummets

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FARC negotiations in Havana, strikes in the country, and the nagging sensation that Santos is more chavista than uribista, Colombian President’s Approval Ratings Plunge Amid Nationwide Strikes When the strike started last month, Mr. Santos said it didn’t have nationwide reach. But the strike, led by farmers who demanding government aid to deal with a decline in prices, also tapped into discontent among Colombian voters as the economy slows from several years of growth averaging 5%. . . .

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