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Freed nuns reach Damascus as prisoner exchange continues

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

Head of Mar Thecla monastery in Maloula Mother Plagia Sayyaf (L), who was freed with others after being held by rebels for over three months, attends with nuns a prayer of thanks after their release at the Holy Cross Church, in Damascus March 10,...more

Head of Mar Thecla monastery in Maloula Mother Plagia Sayyaf (L), who was freed with others after being held by rebels for over three months, attends with nuns a prayer of thanks after their release at the Holy Cross Church, in Damascus March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri

Nuns, who were freed after being held by rebels for over three months, arrive at the Syrian border with Lebanon at the Jdaydeh Yaboos crossing, early March 10, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri
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