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Colombia's Presidential Campaign Kicks Off -- Finally

John Otis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Otis

The highpoint of Uribe's presidency was a daring hostage-rescue operation. But in the aftermath, as the president maneuvered to keep his job, his reputation took a hit.

Hostage Carolina Zuluaga Rescued

Colombia Reports | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Colombian-American citizen, kidnapped February 6, was rescued by Colombian authorities Tuesday in the rural zone of Yumbo, in the south western depa...

Former American FARC Hostages Speak About Being In Captivity For Five Years (SLIDESHOW, VIDEO)

Harper Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

What was it really like inside a Colombian jungle prison camp? The three former US hostages are sharing eerie photos from their new book Out of Captiv...

I Was Held Hostage in Colombia, and My Captors Should Face US Justice

Marc Gonsalves | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marc Gonsalves

Until this past July, I was held hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). My captor must be brought to the United States to account for his crimes.

Colombian Rebels' New Strategy: Release Hostages

csmonitor.com | Sibylla Brodzinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA - Colombian leftist guerrillas freed four hostages on Sunday in the first of three hand-overs planned for this week. The release is ...

FARC Rebels To Free High-Profile Hostages

Latin American Herald Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BOGOTA -- The release of the captives Colombia's FARC rebels promised to free will take place Sunday, an opposition lawmaker who has acted as a mediat...

Ingrid for President / Ingrid Para Presidenta

David Paul Appell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Paul Appell

Betancourt has hinted at another run for the top job. If she does, she could become not just one the world's most respected presidents but also a much-needed beacon of hope in Latin America.