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Kidnappers Say They Will Free Jordanians

The kidnappers of four Jordanians in Iraq have promised to release them Saturday because their relatives and fellow staged an anti-American demonstration as demanded of them, the brother of a hostage said late Friday. The kidnapping became known Tuesday when Dubai Television broadcast a video tape showing four men holding their identification cards. A man off-camera said “all Muslim and Arab nations, especially those neighboring Iraq” should not cooperate with the Americans. Mohammed Abu Jaafar, whose brother Ahmad is being held, told The Associated Press said he received a call from one of the purported kidnappers who said they were pleased by the television pictures of the protest in Irbid in northern Jordan. Full Story

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