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Photo: Eston Kohver at the press conference Author: (Siim Lõvi/ERR)

Abducted Estonian official Eston Kohver was exchanged for Aleksei Dressen on Saturday morning. He attended a press conference in Tartu in the afternoon.

Kohver gave a short statement, saying he is very happy to be home and thanking people who helped to free him. But also thanked those who helped him and his family - Kohver has four children - during this difficult time.

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