All but two Chile miners released in secret from hospital

All but two Chile miners released in secret from hospital

All but two of the rescued miners in Chile have been released from hospital.

The eldest, Mario Gomez was showered with confetti as he arrived back home to his family and friends.

Ariel Ticona, whose wife gave birth to their daughter Hope while he was underground, was re-united with his son.

The men were rescued from the San Jose mine on Wednesday.

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