United Nations Staff Kidnapped: Five UN staff have been kidnapped. It is being told that all these were associated with the field mission. He was kidnapped while returning after the field mission. This incident is being told of South Yemen. According to the information, UN employees have been kidnapped in South Yemen. According to sources, talks are on with the officials for his release.
UN staff kidnapped in South Yemen
The United Nations said on Saturday that five United Nations employees have been kidnapped in southern Yemen while returning to Aden after a field mission. Russell Geekie, the spokesman for the top UN official in Yemen, said that employees in the governorate of Abyan were abducted on Friday. The United Nations is in touch with the authorities to secure his release. Serious discussions are being held regarding the safe release of employees.
talks about safe release
The United Nations is in talks with the authorities to secure the release of the employees. The Saudi-led military coalition has been fighting the Iran-aligned Houthi group in Yemen since 2015. The coalition intervened in Yemen’s civil war in 2015 after the Houthis ousted the government from the capital, Sanaa. During this conflict several thousand people lost their lives, lakhs of people were displaced. Due to which a serious humanitarian crisis has arisen here.
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