Four Americans taken hostage in Yemen

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May 31, 2015 01:41

 
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Houthi rebels have taken at least four Americans hostage in Yemen, The Washington Post reported Saturday.

According to the report, three of the hostages were working in the private sector. The fourth is a dual citizen of Yemen and the US, whose job is unknown.

An unnamed US official in the report said that a number of rescues operation have been attempted and failed.

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