One of the hostages arriving in France
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French hostages return amid ransom claims

Four French hostages seized by gunmen linked to Al Qaeda in Niger three years ago have returned safely to Paris.

The French Government has denied reports that a 20m euros (£17m; $26m) ransom was paid to secure their release,

Christian Fraser reports.

  • 30 Oct 2013
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