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Sudan/hostages’ release

Published on March 15, 2010
Release of two French hostages – Communiqué issued by the Presidency of the Republic

Paris, March 14, 2010

President Sarkozy welcomes the release of our two compatriots, Olivier Denis and Olivier Frappé, kidnapped on 22 November last year in Birao in the Central African Republic. They were released this afternoon.

The Head of State shares the families’ joy and thanks all those who contributed to this happy outcome.

President Sarkozy calls for the rapid release of Gauthier Lefevre, the last French hostage currently held in the region./.

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