OSCE members hug after separatists release them

Military observers, who were freed today after being held hostage by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine, hugged friends and colleagues moments after they were released by their captors.

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OSCE members hug each other following their release. Credit: AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko
OSCE observer Axel Schneider (R) hugs a colleague. Credit: REUTERS/Marko Djurica

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Freed OSCE observers arrive in Kiev

Military observers from the OSCE, captured more than a week ago by Ukrainian separatists, have been released and have arrived back in Kiev.