Bob Edwards Talks With Reporter Jon Miller About The Hostage Situation

in Lima, Peru. Late last night, leftist rebels freed more than 200 hostages, including seven Americans. Another 140 hostages remain captive. Last Tuesday, the rebel group took the Peruvian and foreign officials hostage during a reception. They are demanding the Peruvian government release about 300 of their comrades from prison.



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