Valledupar, Colombia - Republic of
HOSTAGE WEIGEL TALKS BY SATPHONE AFTER BEING FREED IN COLOMBIA.
German hostage Reinhilt Weigel (C) talks by a satphone while Spaniard
Asier Huegun (red shirt) looks on, in Valledupar, Colombia, November
24, 2003 after they were freed by rebels of the National Liberation
Army (ELN). Marxist rebels released the German and Spanish backpackers
they kidnapped more than two months ago, handing them over to a
humanitarian commission, the Red Cross said. Huegun and Weigel boarded
a Red Cross helicopter that picked them up in a secret jungle location
and headed for the northern Colombian city of Valledupar.