Rescued Betancourt Embraces Family

When freed hostage Ingrid Betancourt saw the plane arrive with the son and daughter she hadn't seen for six years, she ran to the plane's stairway. Moments later, she flung her arms around her now grown-up children, Lorenzo, 19, and Melanie, 22. "Nirvana, paradise -- that must be very similar to what I feel at this moment," Betancourt said, fighting back tears as her son reached over to kiss her. "It was because of them that I kept up my will to get out of that jungle." Betancourt, 46, was...Full Story
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