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Photographer's wife speaks to ITV West Country reporter

"It's been a great day," says Kate Conroy after speaking to her husband for the first time since he was injured in Syria. She also told our reporter, Jacquie Bird, that she's spoken to Paul.**


Kate Conroy tells me she's spoken to her husband Paul and he sounds "very, very well" #Syria


Devon photographer's father received good news by phone

The father of wounded Devon photographer Paul Conroy's has confirmed has been smuggled out of the Syrian city of Homs to Lebanon. Father-of-three Mr Conroy was injured last week in the bombardment that killed Sunday Times war correspondent Marie Colvin and French photojournalist Remi Ochlik.

We've just had word from Beirut. I've got it on the other phone in my other hand.

– Les Conroy, father of injured photographer Paul Conroy
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