Hirunews Logo
French+Red+Cross+official+kidnapped+in+Yemen
Sunday, 22 April 2012 - 18:45
French Red Cross official kidnapped in Yemen
6

Shares
729

Views

A French official with the International Committee of the Red Cross has been kidnapped by armed men in Yemen.

He was seized late yesterday around 30km from the Red Sea port of Hodeida.

It is not yet clear who is responsible, but kidnappings of westerners are not uncommon in Yemen.

The ICRC said it had not heard from the kidnappers but it has issued a call for the aid worker's immediate release.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
326 Views
88 Views
1,724 Views
39,058 Views
2,151 Views
40,323 Views
Top