South Korean official kidnapped in Libya - Yonhap

by Reuters
Sunday, 19 January 2014 23:35 GMT

SEOUL, Jan 20 (Reuters) - A South Korean government official has been kidnapped in Libya, Yonhap news agency said on Monday, citing the Foreign Ministry in Seoul.

Yonhap said the official was likely involved in trade matters and had been kidnapped on Sunday in Libya. (Reporting by David Chance; Editing by Paul Tait)