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Community leader and tourists denounce priestís kidnapping (Raw)

Community leaders and tourists in Turkey have condemned the kidnapping of a priest from the ancient Syriac Christian community. Edip Daniel Savci was kidnapped on Wednesday by unknown persons in the southern Turkish province of Mardin; a ransom of 300,000 Euros has been demanded.

Exterior shots of the Virgin Mary Church 00:00-00:12
Shots of security measures, details 00:12-00:54
Statement by Yakup Karakurt, Chairman of the Deyrumulur Monastery Foundation (in Turkish) 00:54-01:22
Shots of people 01:22-01:54
Interview with German tourist Bernd Busak (in German) 01:54-02:25
Interview with Dutch tourist Dea Visch (in German), details 02:25-03:20
Interview with German priest Joachim Kusch (in German) 03:20-03:55
Statement by German correspondent Peter Hockenholz (in German) 03:55-04:05
Details from streets 04:05-04:17
Photo of the kidnapped priest 04:17-04:29

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Added: Nov-29-2007 
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