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German envoy escapes kidnap attempt in Yemen, bodyguard killed

“Germany’s envoy in Yemen escaped a kidnapping attempt on Sunday in the capital Sana’a during which her bodyguard was killed, a diplomatic source told AFP. ‘He was leaving the market to go to his vehicle,’ one source said, adding that the attack bore the hallmarks of Al Qaida’s Yemeni branch.”

Source: German envoy escapes kidnap attempt, bodyguard killed | GulfNews.com

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