Friday, February 29, 2008
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has done it again. He once again helped free Colombian hostages held by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). After six years of captivity at the hands of leftist rebels, four Colombian hostages gained their freedom in a jungle clearing Wednesday after captors turned them over to representatives of Venezuelan PresidentHugo Chavez and the International Committee of the Red Cross, according to local reports in Bogota.
Posted by News Desk at 11:02 AM