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July 2, 2008 7:51 PM

Hostage release surprises American families

For the families of three American defense contractors held hostage for five years by Colombian narco-guerrillas, the release of their loved ones came as an unexpected and welcome surprise. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, has been holding them since February 2003, refusing to negotiate their release .

Coverage continues at the Miami Herald

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