Yemen kidnappers free German hostages

December 19th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS  

Sanaa, Dec 19 (DPA) Three German nationals kidnapped in western Yemen four days ago were released by their abductors Friday, a source close to the negotiations said.According to the source, the hostages were transferred to the house of the government negotiator, Abdul-Qawi Obad, in Bani Dhabian east of the capital Sanaa.

The three Germans - a woman working for the technical cooperation society GTZ and her father and mother who were visiting the country that time - were taken hostage Dec 15.

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