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Saudi TV shows video of Iranian pilgrims abducted in Syria


The Saudi-owned news channel Al-Arabiya has aired a videoof 48 Iranian pilgrims a day after they were kidnapped by terrorists near the Syrian capital of Damascus.

On Saturday, 48 Iranian pilgrims who were traveling on a bus from Damascus International Airport to the shrine of Hazrat Zeinab (AS) on the outskirts of Damascus, were abducted by unknown armed insurgents.

In a statement released later on the day, Iran’s Consulate in Syria said it is pursuing the fate of Iranian nationals in collaboration with Syrian security organizations.

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