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Colombia's ELN rebels free civilian hostage: Red Cross

Colombia's second-largest rebel group, the ELN, released a civilian hostage Thursday, the Red Cross said, as the country seeks to salvage a peace process to end a half-century conflict. "A civilian who was in the hands of the National Liberation Army (ELN) was handed over today to the International Committee of the Red Cross" in a remote area near the Venezuelan border, the humanitarian group said.
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