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Kidnapped Americans Freed in Egypt

Bedouins release preacher, companion, and guide

(Newser) - Two American tourists and their Egyptian guide who were abducted by a Bedouin in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula last week were released unharmed today, a security official and the kidnapper said. Rev. Michel Louis, 61, and 39-year-old Lissa Alphonse, both Boston-area residents, had been kidnapped from a bus on Friday... More »

American: Egyptian Kidnappers 'Treated Us Like Family'

Woman continues her travels, despite kidnapping

(Newser) - The Bedouin tribesmen who kidnapped two American tourists and their guide in Egypt yesterday were "very nice" and "treated us like family,” said one of the kidnapped women, reports MSNBC . "I was not at all afraid,” said the woman, who does not want to be... More »

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