Colombia Rebels Release Hostages, Ending Peace Talks Crisis

November 30, 2014 3:40 PM

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Marxist rebels in Colombia released an army general and two other hostages, ending a crisis that led President Juan Manuel Santos to suspend peace talks.

Members of Colombia’s largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, freed General Ruben Alzate and two aides, President Juan Manuel Santos said in a post on Twitter without providing further details.

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