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Tue Dec 18, 2012, 02:45 PM

NBC correspondent Richard Engel and crew freed in Syria

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Source: Washington Post

ANTAKYA, Turkey NBC News correspondent Richard Engel and his four-person crew have been freed unharmed after being kidnapped inside Syria and subjected to five days of forced moves and death threats.

The journalists were released Monday following a gun battle between their captors and Syrian rebels at a checkpoint manned by the Ahrar al-Sham brigade, NBC said. They crossed safely back into Turkey.



Read more: http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/nbc-correspondent-richard-engel-and-crew-freed-in-syria/2012/12/18/93d53c7e-48ff-11e2-b6f0-e851e741d196_story.html



Yay!

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Reply NBC correspondent Richard Engel and crew freed in Syria (Original post)
AntiFascist Dec 2012 OP
CaliforniaPeggy Dec 2012 #1
Cleita Dec 2012 #2
UnrepentantLiberal Dec 2012 #3
dipsydoodle Dec 2012 #4
azurnoir Dec 2012 #5

Response to AntiFascist (Original post)

Tue Dec 18, 2012, 02:47 PM

1. I am so glad to hear this!

What a relief!

And what stories he will share with us.

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Response to AntiFascist (Original post)

Tue Dec 18, 2012, 02:55 PM

2. I'm really happy he's out of that situation. n/t

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Response to AntiFascist (Original post)

Tue Dec 18, 2012, 02:58 PM

3. A very dangerous job.

 

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Response to AntiFascist (Original post)

Tue Dec 18, 2012, 02:59 PM

4. duplicate LBN

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Response to AntiFascist (Original post)

Tue Dec 18, 2012, 03:00 PM

5. locking duplicate

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