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  אב 24, 5771 , 24/08/11

Foreign Reporters Freed in Libya

More than 30 foreign journalists who had been imprisoned in a Tripoli hotel were freed Wednesday. The reporters were confined by supporters of embattled dictator Muammar Qaddafi.

Those imprisoned included senior staff at international news networks CNN, BBC and Al-Jazeera. They were released following Red Cross intervention.

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