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John Yettaw leaves Myannmar

August 17, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT
John Yettaw of Falcon steps from the plane as he arrives in Bangkok on a U.S. government plane in this image taken from television on Sunday. Yettaw, who had been imprisoned in Myanmar for sneaking into the home of detained democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, flew out of Myanmar after a visiting U.S. Sen. Jim Webb won his release. He is hospitalized in Bangkok, family members say.

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