Video: Footage of Betancourt rescue

Colombia releases video of mission to free Ingrid Betancourt and 14 other hostages.

     

       
      Film emerges of mission to free Farc hostages  
     

    The Colombian defence ministry has released footage of the daring mission to free Ingrid Betancourt and 14 other hostages from Farc rebels.

    The video was shot by Colombian soldiers posing as a media crew during the rescue.

     
     

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    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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