The Jesuit Priest Father Alexis Premkumar abducted by the Taliban released
Feb. 22, 2015
The Jesuit Curia in Rome has announced: "Fr. PREM KUMAR ALEXIUS SJ, abducted by Taliban in Afganistan is released after 8 months. Tweeted by Indian prime minister Narendra Modi. Prem arrived at Delhi airport at 6:30pm Indian time."
The Official statement by the Indian government can be found on this link http://www.mea.gov.in/media-briefings.htm…
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