Earlier this week, authorities in Angola announced they had freed two foreign nationals and arrested their kidnappers. The circumstances of the kidnapping remain unclear and further details were not immediately available.

From Angola Press and All Africa

Angola: Police Rescue Two Foreign Citizens, Arrest Kidnappers

Following the investigation the SIC and Police carried out the joint operation that led to the release of the hostages and arrest of three kidnappers, said the sources.

In addition to the arrest of the kidnappers, who are also foreigners, the operation resulted in seizure of some means such as vehicles, firearms and other blunt objects.

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