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Gunmen Seize, Release Baghdad Official

Gunmen wearing army uniforms who seized a senior local official and prominent member of a Sunni Islamist party from his Baghdad home on Friday night have released him, an official said late on Saturday. The armed men in SUVs had shown up at the home of Riyadh al-Adhdah, who heads Baghdad's Provincial Council and belongs to the Sunni Islamist Iraqi Islamic Party, and taken him away. Ghalib al-Zamili, a member of the council, told Reuters Adhdah was released on Saturday...

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