Two American women who were kidnapped along with their tour guide in Egypt reportedly have been released into army custody.
Al Jazeera notes that the individuals were released unharmed a few hours after their capture by Bedouin gunmen.
According to the Associated Press, they were abducted in broad daylight along a busy highway while en route to the seaside resort town Sharm el-Sheikh.
Reuters notes that they were traveling from Saint Catherine's monastery in central Sinai when men armed with machine guns stopped their bus.
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