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Eritrea Frees Israeli Pilots Held on Arms Smuggling Charges

Israeli media reported the release of two civilian Israeli pilots from Eritrean

By Ronen Medzini (Ynetnews.com),

Two civilian Israeli pilots, a man and a woman, are currently on their way back home from Eritrea, where they were held in custody for two weeks on suspicion of arms smuggling, Ynet learned on Tuesday.

The two, Captain Yehuda Maoz and First Officer Vered Aharonson, were taken into custody two weeks ago and remanded to their Asmara hotel, were they were held under heavy guard. Continue reading Eritrea Frees Israeli Pilots Held on Arms Smuggling Charges