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B. 2017-06-23 Colombia conflict: Seized Dutch journalists still held Catatumbo, Colombia
C. 2016-07-31 F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law freed Sao Paulo
2014-11-30 Colombian rebels free captured general Colombia
4. 2014-11-29 Colombia rebels say they'll free general on Sunday Colombia
5. 2014-11-18 Colombian rebel leaders confirm capture of top general Colombia
6. 2014-11-16 Colombia suspends Farc peace talks over kidnapping Colombia
H. 2014-04-08 Sentences for Argentina sex slavery San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
I. 2014-02-25 Former boxing world champion killed in Venezuela Miranda, Venezuela
J. 2012-05-30 French reporter freed in Colombia Caqueta, Colombia

Colombia rebels say they'll free general on Sunday   Colombian rebel leaders confirm capture of top general  That country's largest guerrilla group Tuesday confirmed capturing Gen. Rubén Darío Alzate Colombia suspends Farc peace talks over kidnapping Sentences for Argentina sex slavery Former boxing world champion killed in Venezuela French reporter freed in Colombia Journalist missing in Farc raid. Colombia   Colombia Farc hostages released   Colombia's leftist Farc rebels have released their last 10 police and military hostages. They were collected from the jungle by a Brazilian ... Colombia rebels in hostage pledge FARC to release six hostages. Colombia Venezuela: Baseball catcher 'found alive'   Major league catcher Wilson Ramos has been found alive, two days after he was reported kidnapped by gunmen Baseball star abducted in Venezuela Map of Valencia Venezuela
Colombia conflict: Seized Dutch journalists still held Map of Catatumbo Colombia  Two Dutch journalists seized in Colombia last weekend by ELN rebels have not been released yet, F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law freed  Sao Paulo: Aparecida Schunck, 67, the mother-in-law of F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone, who was kidnapped in Brazil, has been freed without any ransom paid   Colombian rebels free captured general

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  Colombia's largest rebel group has freed Gen. Ruben Alzate and two others whose capture led President Juan Manuel Santos to break off peace talks

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  Wilson Ramos has been kidnapped from his family home in the city of Valencia in Venezuela


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  Colombia: Luis Francisco Cuellar had been seized from his house in the Caqueta provincial capital, Florencia, by suspected leftist rebels
Feb.6 Rebels killed lawmakers in cold blood  Colombia: A Colombian ex-hostage, released by FARC after nearly 7 years in captivity, said the rebels who held him killed the others in cold blood Feb.1 FARC rebels release 4 hostages  Colombia: A Colombian soldier and 4 police officers were released from captivity by leftist guerrillas, completing the first stage of a release of hostages

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Dec.9 Protesters: 9,000 disappeared in 2 years
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  Rio de Janeiro: Protesters took to the beaches of Copacabana to draw attention to the 9,000 people they say have disappeared in the city since January 2007
Jul.7 Ex-jungle captive: 'We fought each other'  Colombia: The hostages held alongside Ingrid Betancourt in the jungle endured years of deprivation and abuse from the leftist rebels who kidnapped the... Jul.3   Betancourt reunited with family  Colombia: The French-Colombian politician was among 15 hostages rescued without a shot being fired as their captors were tricked into handing them ove... Jul.2 Betancourt rescued from FARC
  Colombia: In a secret operation the Colombian military infiltrated rebel group and deceived its members into giving up 15 hostages
 Along with French-Colombian politician, 3 American contractors and 11 other hostages who were Colombian police were rescued. Appearing healthy after being held for 6 years in the jungle, Betancourt walked down from a military jet in Bogota and hugged her mother and husband
Apr.8   Rebels reject French aid to hostage  Colombia: French humanitarian mission dispatched to for hostage Ingrid Betancourt will soon leave Colombia Mar.25   Chavez: Little chance to free Betancourt  Venezuela: Venezuelan President: There is little chance FARC will free Colombian presidential candidate after that country's attack inside Ecuador Jan.4 FARC admit 'hostage boy' not held   Colombia: The rebels have confirmed a boy living in foster care in Bogota is the same 3-year-old who was due to be part of a hostage release deal

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Dec.31 New delay for hostages  Colombia: Leftist rebels say government military operations are blocking the release of 3 hostages, according to Hugo Chavez Dec.5   Sarkozy urges Betancourt release
  Paris: French President has made a direct appeal to Colombian rebels to release long-held French-Colombian hostage Jul.5 Colombians hold kidnap protests  Hundreds of thousands have staged nationwide protests calling for an end to kidnapping and the civil conflict May.18 President vows to free Betancourt
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Apr.27 Ex-President's sister slain
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Dec.22 Hostages freed at last
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Nov.11 Bishop Jimenez kidnapped
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Apr.16 Rebels kidnap oil workers
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Dec.23 Hostage release by rebels
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