Piedad Córdoba, the Woman Devoted to FARC Releases

By Geraldine Cook
April 06, 2012

With a long career in the Colombian Congress, Piedad Córdoba became known around the world thanks to her work to arrange the release of the political, police, and Military hostages held by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), a task she judged complete with the handover of the last ten hostages on April 2.