Thursday, May 31, 2012

FARC rebels release French journalist Roméo Langlois

More than a month after he was captured by FARC rebels in Colombia, FRANCE 24 journalist Roméo Langlois was freed in a remote central Colombian village on Wednesday and handed over to a humanitarian delegation.

Wearing a grey shirt and dark trousers, a smiling Langlois arrived in the small village of San Isidro in the Caqueta department in a car accompanied by rebels Wednesday before he was handed over to a delegation made up of members of the International Committee of the senator Piedad Cordoba and French envoy Jean-Baptiste Chauvin.

"Apart from the fact that I was held for a month, everything went very well. I cannot complain," Langlois told reporters at the scene.

Read more: France24


Post a Comment

Twitter Delicious Facebook Digg Stumbleupon Favorites More

Design by Free WordPress Themes | Bloggerized by Lasantha - Premium Blogger Themes | Web Hosting Bluehost