Tunisian diplomat Al-Aroussi Kontassi hugs a family member upon his arrival at a military airport at Aouina in Tunis early June 30, 2014. (REUTERS/Anis Mili)
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A Tunisian diplomat and an embassy worker kidnapped earlier this year by unknown gunmen in Libya arrived at dawn Monday at a Tunis airport after being freed Sunday.With Libya's government weak and its armed forces still in formation, armed groups have targeted foreign diplomats for abduction this year to pressure for the release of Libyan militants held in jails overseas.The Tunisian diplomat who worked as an adviser to the embassy was kidnapped in Tripoli in April. In Aouina presidential airport in Tunis, President Moncef Marzouki and Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa welcomed the two Tunisians who arrived in a military plane.
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