Serge Lazarevic. (AP/Comite de Soutien pour Philippe Verdon et Serge Lazarevic)
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France's only remaining hostage held abroad, Serge Lazarevic, who was kidnapped in Mali in 2011, has been freed and is in "relatively good health," President Francois Hollande said Tuesday.Lazarevic is the last of more than a dozen French citizens taken captive in recent years, and the number of French citizens held in Africa reached a high of 15 last year.Hollande said Lazarevic would be met by his daughter in Niger's capital Niamey before making his way back to France, where he and his family would be welcomed by the president.
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