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  Iyar 29, 5773 , 07/06/13

Father of Deputy Syrian Foreign Minister Released

The 84-year-old father of Deputy Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Al-Mekdad has been released by rebels, according to a security source cited by Agence France Presse on Friday.

The man was abducted, three weeks ago in the Dara'a District in the southern part of the country.

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