Ingrid Betancourt’s amazing post-rescue press conference

To endure years of jungle captivity and then give a post-rescue press conference as graceful (in multiple senses) as this … it’s just amazing. Yes, it’s all in Spanish, but just listen to her tone as she describes the moment of rescue (2:25 in). “The helicopter almost fell from the sky, because we were jumping, shouting, crying, embracing, we couldn’t believe it. God has done a miracle for us — and it’s a miracle that I wanted to share with all of you, because all of you have suffered with my family, with my children, with me …”


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