Wednesday, July 9, 2008 - 00:00
Alfonso Cano, leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, sent a message to his supporters recently proposing talks with the government on an exchange of prisoners and possible peace deal
Monday, July 7, 2008 - 00:00
Tension between the hostages, however, paled in comparison to the cruelties imposed by their kidnappers in the FARC
Sunday, July 6, 2008 - 00:00
The three freed Americans are being treated at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
Three Americans held hostage by Colombian rebels for more than five years were to undergo medical tests Thursday after returning to the U.S. late Wednesday following a daring rescue.
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
Anderson Cooper talks with families and friends of hostages rescued from Colombia.
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
In a secret operation a U.S. official called "brilliant," the Colombian military infiltrated rebel group FARC and deceived its members into giving up 15 hostages including former Colombian presidential candidate Ingrid Betancourt, Colombia's def
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
Freed hostage Ingrid Betancourt describes the "extraordinary operation" that freed her and 14 others from Colombian rebels.
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
Hours after a military operation that freed 15 hostages, Colombian President Alvaro Uribe urged peace by calling on leftist rebels to release all hostages.
Thursday, July 3, 2008 - 00:00
Colombian President Alvaro Uribe speaks about the hostage rescue that freed 15 people.
Friday, June 27, 2008 - 00:00
LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) -- President Evo Morales says he is "proud" of coca growers in Bolivia's Chapare region for expelling a U.S. government aid agency amid charges it backs his government's opponents.