CNN | 4/16/2009 12:00:00 AM
Colombia rebels announce hostage release
Apr 16 -- The Colombian Marxist guerrilla group FARC announced Thursday it is releasing a soldier it has held hostage for more than 10 years, a Colombian senator who has brokered previous releases said on her Web page.
The FARC, the Spanish acronym for Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, said it would release Moncayo to a delegation headed by Sen. Piedad Cordoba and the hostage's father, Gustavo Moncayo.
Cordoba negotiated with the FARC for six hostages set free in February.
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