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10 American sailors detained by Iran freed

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(CNN) — A U.S. official said all 10 American sailors captured by Iran are now on-board the USS Anzio getting initial medical checks.
The sailors came under their own power on their two boats to a rendezvous point in the Persian Gulf and were transferred to the USS Anzio, the official said. They were escorted by Iranian boats that turned back when rendezvous point in international waters was reached.