Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

3 Americans Held Captive in Yemen Released

Three Americans held captive by Shi'ite rebels in Yemen have been released and evacuated to the Omani capital. Oman's state news agency reports the three were flown out of the rebel-held capital Sanaa late Wednesday. The Omani statement did not identify the Americans. But independent security officials said the two were reportedly working with the United Nations at the time they were detained. They say all three were held by the rebel controlled intelligence agency over...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter