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Three Al-Jazeera Media Staff Missing in Yemen

22 January 2016

Three Aljazeera Arabic news staff went missing in the city of Taiz in southern Yemen and fears are growing that they may have been kidnapped.

According to Al Jazeera, its Arabic correspondent, Hamdi Al-Bokari and his crew, journalist Abdulaziz Al-Sabri and driver Moneer Al-Sabai, were last seen on January 18 . The team was covering events in the besieged city of Taiz, Yemen’s second most populated city which is controlled by Yemeni forces and armed groups loyal to Yemeni president but is surrounded by rebels forces.

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