Gunman Wounds Kazakh Red Cross Worker in Yemen

The Moscow Times
Tuesday 26th March, 2013

SANAA – An aid worker for the International Committee of the Red Cross from Kazakhstan was shot and wounded by unidentified gunmen in the Yemeni capital on Tuesday, a security official said. “The foreign worker was in the car of an international organization when she was shot in one of Sanaa’s streets,” the official said, adding that the woman was in critical condition. However, an ICRC spokeswoman in Geneva said the aid worker had not been seriously hurt. Her nationality was initially given as Russian but Yemeni officials and the Russian Foreign Ministry later said that she was a citizen o…

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