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Guyguyon said Hadji was being detained at the Marawi City jail for murder and carjacking when set free by Maute gunmen on May 23, along with dozens of other inmates.
Ali Haider, from the Federal Police, was quoted saying that forces had set free 24 civilians, including women, and killed one ISIL sniper upon invading a prison run by the militant group at a big salt factory in al-Shefa.
Six of the officers set free have been granted bail and six have been issued a prosecutoras order for a 72-hour detention.
BEIRUT: Lawyer Mohammad Khaled Rustom announced Monday that the accusatory committee in Beirut has decided to set free Toufic Hisso, a man arrested in connection with the illegal internet scandal, the National News Agency reported.
After follow up on the matter, the news came that Hassan Yacoub will not be set free due to failing attempts to convince House Speaker Nabih Berri to approve of the matter.
He told TAP eight were already set free; hostage-takers (from the Libyan Ouerchefana tribe) accepted to free the Tunisian nationals after Libyan Alaeddine Fraj, arrested in Tunisia, was set free.
Mohammad Khurshid claimed that his daughter in law was released but his younger son Munib who was picked up by intelligence agencies on March, 18 has not been set free so far.
He said in a televised statement that "what is happening in Diyala is a sectarian killing to one component and indicating that what happened in al-Khalis prison was carried out by militias set free the criminals accused of terrorism and killed the rest prisoners of the Sunni component, noting that what is happening in the province represents the violation of people and targeted one component in order to make a demographic change.
Erin O'Neill was attacked by the 19-year-old in May last year after he was set free halfway through his sentence.
Without elaborating in detail, Arync said there are positive developments regarding the seized Turks, adding that they are in a safe place and in good health; however, the Turkish citizens are yet to be set free by ISIL.
Kidnapped by unknown gunmen from his home to office in Kabul last week, Wahid was set free by his abductors late on Wednesday night as a result of efforts by the police, MoI spokesman Sadiq Siddique told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The terror outfit has however conditionally agreed to set free the former vice-chancellor of Peshawar's Islamia College University.
Armenian National Congress (ANC) activist Tigran Arakelyan was set free in the courtroom on October 14.
THE Game and Wildlife Service is planning to set free, by the end of the, year the first group of Griffon vultures brought in from Crete.
Two of them were set free later as a result of mediation.