* Undercover soldiers said hostages would be taken to another rebel leader, somewhere between La Paz and Tomachipan.
* Once on board helicopters, two rebels were overpowered, 15 hostages freed and Ingrid Betancourt eventually flown to capital Bogota.
BETANCOURT RESCUE FOOTAGE (VIDEO FROM BBC NEWS)
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INGRID BETANCOURT DESCRIBES AMAZING RESCUE
15 HOSTAGES HELD BY COLOMBIAN REBELS ARE RESCUED, JULY 2, 2008