Iran confirms five Iranians kidnapped in Syria's Homs

By REUTERS
December 21, 2011 15:43

 
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TEHRAN - Iran's embassy in Syria confirmed the kidnapping of five Iranian technicians in the city of Homs on Wednesday, the semi-official Mehr news agency reported.

"The five were kidnapped on Wednesday at 0630 a.m. while heading to their work place...We demand their immediate release," Mehr quoted a statement issued by the embassy in Damascus.

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