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People's Republic of China's Ambassador to Colombia Wang Xiao Yuan talks with a journalist in Bogota on November 22, 2012. Four Chinese oil company employees held hostage since June 2011, allegedly by Colombia's FARC rebels, have been freed in southern Colombia, their embassy said Thursday. 'They released the four last night in the department of Caqueta. They are in good spirits,' said the spokesman of China's embassy in Bogota. The official said the identity of the kidnappers was still unknown. He confirmed that the four hostages -- three engineers and a translator -- are Chinese citizens. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
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People's Republic of China's Ambassador to Colombia Wang Xiao Yuan talks with a journalist in Bogota on November 22, 2012. Four Chinese oil company employees held hostage since June 2011, allegedly by Colombia's FARC rebels, have been freed in southern Colombia, their embassy said Thursday. 'They released the four last night in the department of Caqueta. They are in good spirits,' said the spokesman of China's embassy in Bogota. The official said the identity of the kidnappers was still unknown. He confirmed that the four hostages -- three engineers and a translator -- are Chinese citizens. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
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People's Republic of China's Ambassador to Colombia Wang Xiao Yuan... News Photo 156829636Ambassador,Bogota,China - East Asia,Colombia,Horizontal,Journalist,Law,TalkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPeople's Republic of China's Ambassador to Colombia Wang Xiao Yuan talks with a journalist in Bogota on November 22, 2012. Four Chinese oil company employees held hostage since June 2011, allegedly by Colombia's FARC rebels, have been freed in southern Colombia, their embassy said Thursday. 'They released the four last night in the department of Caqueta. They are in good spirits,' said the spokesman of China's embassy in Bogota. The official said the identity of the kidnappers was still unknown. He confirmed that the four hostages -- three engineers and a translator -- are Chinese citizens. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)