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Jose Salvador Alvarenga (R) of El Salvador talks with Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak prior to his departure at the airport in Majuro on February 10, 2014. Pacific castaway Jose Salvador Alvarenga departed the Marshall Islands on a Honolulu-bound flight today to begin his journey home to El Salvador. AFP PHOTO / HILARY HOSIA (Photo credit should read HILARY HOSIA/AFP/Getty Images)
Jose Salvador Alvarenga (R) of El Salvador talks with Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak prior to his departure at the airport in Majuro on February 10, 2014. Pacific castaway Jose Salvador Alvarenga departed the Marshall Islands on a Honolulu-bound flight today to begin his journey home to El Salvador. AFP PHOTO / HILARY HOSIA (Photo credit should read HILARY HOSIA/AFP/Getty Images)

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