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AWSD-2241

00:00 Apr 3 2017 Yemen - Ibb - - Ibb

Description
Five aid workers and two contracted drivers were detained in Ibb by rebel forces that raided the hotel that the aid workers were in. They were all released on April 3rd, but it is currently unknown how long they were held.
Additional Data
Year: 2017
Month: 4
Day: 3
Country: Yemen
Region: Ibb
City: Ibb
UN: 0
INGO: 7
LNGO/NRCS: 0
ICRC: 0
IFRC: 0
Other: 0
Nationals killed: 0
Nationals wounded: 0
Nationals kidnapped: 7
Total nationals: 7
Internationals killed: 0
Internationals wounded: 0
Internationals kidnapped: 0
Total internationals: 0
Total killed: 0
Total wounded: 0
Total kidnapped: 7
Total affected: 7
Gender male: 2
Gender female: 0
Gender unknown: 5
Means of attack: K-Kidnapping -not killed-
Attack context: R-Raid -armed incursion by group on home-office-or project site-
Attack location: U-Unknown

Credibility: UP DOWN 1

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