US says Syria releases two detained Americans

By REUTERS
April 1, 2011 20:53

 
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WASHINGTON - Two American citizens who were detained in Syria have been released, the US State Department said on Friday.

"We can confirm that the two American citizens who were detained in Syria for the past several days have been released. Due to privacy considerations I can't provide any further information," State Department spokesman Mark Toner told a news briefing.

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