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Colombia Rebel Pleads Guilty in US to Hostage-Taking

A member of the Colombian FARC rebel group pleaded guilty in U.S. federal court to hostage-taking charges stemming from the 2003 kidnappings of three U.S. citizens in Colombia, the U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday. Diego Alfonso Navarrete Beltran was extradited to the United States in November 2014 to face charges contained in the 2011 indictment. He is scheduled to be sentenced in the U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia on Nov. 10, 2015 and faces up to life in...

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