Italian and Belgian freed after being kidnapped in Syria




 
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Italian and Belgian freed after being kidnapped in Syria
 
September 8th, 2013  
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Italian and Belgian freed after being kidnapped in Syria
ROME (Reuters) - Italian journalist Domenico Quirico and Belgian teacher and writer Pierre Piccinin da Prata have been freed after being kidnapped in Syria in early April, officials said on Sunday. Quirico, a veteran reporter for La Stampa daily with long experience reporting on conflicts in Africa and the Middle East, entered Syria on April 6 but disappeared four days later. He spoke briefly by phone to his wife in June confirming he had been kidnapped but said he was in good health. ...

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