A Christian missionary group introduced that two of the 17 missionaries of their group have been launched after being held hostage by a Haitian gang.
Christian Aid Missionaries, which is predicated out of Ohio, made the announcement on Sunday however didn’t present additional details about the people launched.
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“We have learned that two of the hostages in Haiti were released. We praise God for this! Only limited information can be provided, but we are able to report that the two hostages who were released are safe, in good spirits, and being cared for,” the group mentioned in an announcement.
15 of the group’s missionaries are still being held hostage by the 400 Mawozo gang.
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On Oct. 16, the gang kidnapped 17 members of the group, which incorporates 5 kids. 16 members are U.S. residents, and one is Canadian. The group’s Haitian driver was additionally kidnapped.
“We encourage you to continue to pray for the full resolution of this situation. While we rejoice at this release, our hearts are with the fifteen people who are still being held. Continue to lift up the remaining hostages before the Lord,” the group mentioned.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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