Turkish media: 18 Turkish workers kidnapped in Iraq for nearly a month are released in Basra

September 30, 2015 6:43 AM

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ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's state-run news agency says 18 Turkish workers who were kidnapped in Baghdad have been released.

The Anadolu Agency says Wednesday the workers were freed in the city of Basra and were traveling to Baghdad. There was no immediate information on the circumstances of their release.

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