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Hostages freed in Colombia

Villavicencio : Colombia | Apr 02, 2012 at 4:31 PM PDT
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All of the captives were taken prisoner more than a decade ago. "We are extremely pleased with the success of the operation," said Jordi Raich, head of the International Committee of the Red Cross delegation in Colombia. A Brazilian military helicopter ferrying the former captives is expected to arrive... FULL ARTICLE AT CNN
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