Security officials say gunmen abduct the head of Yemen president's office in center of capital

January 17, 2015 8:30 AM

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SANAA, Yemen – Security officials say gunmen have abducted the head of Yemen's Office of the Presidency in the center of the capital, Sanaa.

Officials say gunmen kidnapped Ahmed Awad bin Mubarak and his two guards early Saturday. They say Mubarak and his guards were stopped in traffic and taken away. They say there has been no ransom demand made.

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