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Colombian Rebels Confirm General's Capture

Colombia's FARC rebels have confirmed they kidnapped a general and two of his travel companions Sunday. Claiming responsibility for the abduction, FARC negotiators in Cuba called Tuesday for a bilateral ceasefire, saying that would avoid other such "incidents." "While there is no ceasefire pact, these things will continue to happen," said Pablo Catatumbo, speaking on behalf of the guerrillas. The kidnapping of General Ruben Alzate has threatened to derail the...

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