Gunman abduct twenty six hunters from Qatar

On Wednesday, gunman kidnapped twenty six hunters from Qatar from their desert camp near Saudi Arabia.

 

Samawa governor Falih al-Zayady said, “An armed group driving dozens of pickup trucks kidnapped at least twenty Qatari hunters from their camp in the area of Busaya in Samawa desert near Saudi borders”.

 

Police said that the hunters were escorted to the camp grounds by Iraqi security forces but that those forces would not engage with the estimated one hundred gunman who abducted the hunters.

 

No group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping.

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