Contra rebels say they have released, on the Nicaraguan border, 104 captives they had held for at least a year in Honduras.

In a separate development Monday, an umbrella organization for Contra and internal opposition groups said it had requested a meeting with President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua next week so it can offer a peace proposal.In Honduras, a spokesman for the rebels said all prisoners were turned over to Red Cross, Roman Catholic church and human rights representatives near the border towns of Trojes and Capire.