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U.N. Election Workers Held Hostage in Afghanistan

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U.N. Election Workers Held Hostage in Afghanistan

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U.N. Election Workers Held Hostage in Afghanistan

U.N. Election Workers Held Hostage in Afghanistan

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A Taliban splinter group releases a video of United Nations election workers held hostage. The victims, seen on the al Jazeera Arabic news channel, are a British woman from Northern Island, a Kosovar woman and a Filipino man. Hear NPR's Jennifer Ludden and NPR's Ivan Watson.