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Md. officials seek resolution of international abduction case
Md. officials seek resolution of international abduction case

As the prime minster of Tunisia visits the White House on Friday to discuss his nation's move toward democracy, Maryland officials are pressing him to resolve an international kidnapping case they say speaks directly to whether the country will honor the rule of law. On Thursday, Maryland lawmakers called on Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa — as well as President Barack Obama — to help two Prince George's County children caught in legal limbo in the North African country since they were taken there by their father in 2011, according to the FBI. The case of Eslam and Zainab Chebbi underscores the long-standing problem of international child abductions, where custody orders...

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