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Kidnapped Russian Pilots Released in Sudan

Two Russian pilots who were kidnapped by gunmen in the unsettled Darfur region of Sudan have been released and are now in the Russian Embassy in Sudan's capital, Khartoum. Sergei Cherepanov and Mikhail Antyufeev appeared in good health Saturday when they met with reporters in Khartoum International Airport after being flown from the town of Zalingei, the capital of Central Darfur state. Sudanese officials said that the operation to free the pilots was not violent and that no ransom...

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