Estonian cyclists abducted in Lebanon freed after nearly four months

Michael Williams

Seven Estonian cyclists abducted in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley in March, were released Thursday.

The United Nations envoy for Lebanon, Michael Williams, says they are now in Beirut and in good health.

He met with Hezbollah to access the situation.

The group was doing a bicycle tour when abducted on 23 March after entering Lebanon through Syria.

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