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Yemen Tribesmen Seize German to Push for Relatives' Release

Yemeni tribesman said on Sunday they had kidnapped a German man to press their government to free jailed relatives, in the latest incident that underscores the increasing breakdown in security in the Western-allied country. Tribesmen telephoned journalists to say they kidnapped the man from the capital Sanaa and took him to Maarib, a tribal stronghold in the center of Yemen. They said they were demanding the release of two relatives who they said were being held without charge. A...

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