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Nuns return to Syria, prisoners await release

Head of Mar Thecla monastery in Maloula Mother Plagia Sayyaf, who was freed with others after being held by rebels for over three months, arrives with nuns to the Holy Cross Church to attend a prayer of thanks after their release, in Damascus March 10, 2014. (REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri)

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 11, 2014, on page 8.

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