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Former American hostage freed from Afghanistan rushed to hospital

Former American hostage freed from Afghanistan rushed to hospital

Caitlan Coleman, an American rescued along with her family from five years of captivity in Afghanistan last week, had to be rushed to a hospital this week, her husband said.

Joshua Boyle told The Associated Press in an email that his wife was admitted Monday. His email did not specify why she was taken to the hospital.

"My wife has been through hell, and she has to be my first priority right now," Boyle wrote.

Boyle, his American wife and their three children were rescued Wednesday, five years after the couple was abducted in Afghanistan on a backpacking trip. The children were born in captivity.

Boyle said after landing at Toronto's airport on Friday...

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