Kidnapped diplomats seek Cairo's help (14)

Taipei Times 2014.01.26 18:13
Reuters, TRIPOLI Five Egyptian diplomats kidnapped in Tripoli in retaliation for Egypt's arrest of a Libyan militia chief on Saturday pleaded for Cairo to free him to secure their release. Gunmen snatched four diplomatic staff from their homes in the Libyan capital on Saturday, including Egypt's cultural attache, and kidnapped another on Friday, forcing Cairo to evacuate its embassy and its Benghazi consulate.
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