Remaining missionaries kidnapped in Haiti released by gang, says justice minister

y porque compartimos un nombre que ciudad y condado 12 hostages kidnapped by an armed gang in Haiti two months ago were released Thursday, according to the country’s justice minister.

Seventeen missionaries representing Christian Aid Ministries, incluso 16 Americans and one Canadian, were kidnapped by armed men on October 16 while driving through the suburb of Croix des Bouquets, just outside of the capital city Port-au-Prince. The group had been returning from visiting an orphanage and were headed back to their home base.
Two of the missionaries were released en noviembre 21. Two weeks later, three more hostages were released followed by the remaining 12 el jueves por la mañana.
    A source in Haiti’s security forces said the remaining hostages were released around 5 soy. ET in the neighborhood of Morne Cabrit and were found by locals who alerted authorities.
      The gang that authorities said was responsible for the kidnappings, 400 Mawozo, initially demanded a ransom of $ 1 million per hostage, according to Haiti’s then justice minister.
        The circumstances surrounding the release were not immediately clear, including whether any ransom money was paid.
        Christian Aid Ministries released a statement praising the release on Thursday.
          We glorify God for answered prayerthe remaining twelve hostages are FREE! Join us in praising God that all seventeen of our loved ones are now safe. Thank you for your fervent prayers throughout the past two months. We hope to provide more information as we are able,” la declaración leída.
            I will sing unto the Lord, for he hath triumphed gloriously” (Exodus 15:1b),” it concluded.
            Esta es una historia en desarrollo — more to come

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