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Riyadh: Russia releases 10 foreigners captured in Ukraine, after Saudi mediation

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends the Red Sea WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight world title boxing fight, in King Abdullah Sports City Arena,  Jeddah

Russia released on Wednesday 10 prisoners of war captured in Ukraine following a mediation by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a Saudi official said.

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The list includes American, British, Swedish, Croatian and Moroccan nationals, the official said, adding that a plane carrying the prisoners landed in the kingdom.

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