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French NGO confirms three Afghan hostages freed

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Sun May 27, 6:26 AM ET

PARIS (AFP) – French aid organisation Terre d’Enfance (A World For Our Children) confirmed Sunday the freeing of three Afghan hostages who were abducted along with two French colleagues in Afghanistan.

“Fifty-two days after their kidnapping, Rasul, Hashim and Azrat have today been freed. They arrived this morning in Zaranj (in Nimroz province, southwest Afghansitan) where they have rejoined their families,” Antoine Vuillaume, the president of the organisation, told AFP.

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Written by afghandevnews

May 27, 2007 at 9:14 pm

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