Colombian Bishops Reaffirm Willingness to Mediate Hostage Releases

By Geraldine Cook
July 10, 2009

Bogotá, July 9 (EFE).- Today Colombia’s Catholic bishops reaffirmed their willingness “to serve as mediators” in the release of hostages held by the FARC, after President Álvaro Uribe authorized opposition legislator Piedad Córdoba to participate in the process.