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Syria crisis: Freed Spanish journalists back in Spain

30 March 2014 Last updated at 23:42 BST

Two Spanish journalists taken hostage in Syria have returned to Madrid after six months in captivity.

El Mundo correspondent Javier Espinosa and freelance photographer Ricardo Garcia Vilanova were earlier freed and handed over to the Turkish military.

The pair arrived at Torrejon de Ardoz airbase, where they were welcomed by overjoyed friends and family.

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