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Freed Lebanese, Turkish Hostages Home

Two kidnapped Turkish pilots arrived in Istanbul after leaving Lebanon on Saturday and nine Lebanese hostages freed from Syria landed in Beirut, completing a hostage exchange after months of uncertainty.   Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan greeted the Turkish Airlines pilots on the tarmac as they disembarked from a Qatar Airways jet and were met with cheers from family members.   The Lebanese, seized by Syrian rebels in May 2012, were freed and left northern Syria for Turkey a day ...

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