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2 Christian missionaries kidnapped in Haiti have been freed

Two of 17 Christian missionaries kidnapped in Haiti have been freed, says Christian Assist Ministries (CAM). 

“We reward God for this!” the US-based non-profit stated. 

In a press release, it added that it might share solely restricted particulars in regards to the pair, however confirmed that they “are protected, in good spirits, and being cared for”.

The group of 17 had been kidnapped on 16 October whereas on their technique to the airport at Port-au-Prince after visiting a CAM-supported orphanage within the nation.

One is from Canada whereas the opposite 16 are all from the US. The group contains 5 kids, the youngest being an 8-month-old child.

They had been kidnapped by the prison gang 400 Mawozo, which has demanded $1m per particular person for his or her launch.

CAM didn’t elaborate on whether or not a ransom had been paid to safe the discharge of the 2 missionaries.

“We can’t present or verify the names of these launched, the explanations for his or her launch, the place they’re from, or their present location,” CAM stated.

“We ask that those that have extra particular details about the discharge and the people concerned would safeguard that info.” 

CAM is asking folks to wish that the remaining hostages could be launched quickly. 

“We encourage you to proceed to wish for the complete decision of this case,” it stated.

“Whereas we rejoice at this launch, our hearts are with the fifteen people who find themselves nonetheless being held. Proceed to raise up the remaining hostages earlier than the Lord.” 

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