October 23 2009
Unknown gunmen have kidnapped a French aid worker with the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) in Sudan's Darfur region, Reuters reports.
Gauthier Lefevre was abducted Thursday in West Darfur state, north of el-Geneina and near the border with Chad, while traveling in one of two clearly marked ICRC vehicles, said Red Cross officials.
Kidnappings have become fairly common in Darfur. Two aid workers from the Irish agency Goal were released on Sunday after being...
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