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Red Cross believes NZ nurse kidnapped by IS five years ago could still be alive

SBS Monday, 15 April 2019 ()
International Committee for the Red Cross says New Zealand nurse Louisa Akavi may well be alive, even though she has now been held longer than anyone in the history of the aid group.
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