Russian reporters detained in Libya: paper

8th April 2011, Comments 0 comments

Two Russian reporters for the Komsomolskaya Pravda daily were detained Friday by Libyan rebels fighting Moamer Kadhafi's regime, the newspaper said in a statement.

The two reporters were detained in the eastern rebel-held city of Ajdabiya on Friday afternoon, the newspaper said, adding that the Russian foreign minister had been informed of the incident.

The paper said it had lost contact with its reporters and was trying to find out further details about their fate.

© 2011 AFP

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