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Kidnappers set terms

posted on 19/05/2006: 1640 views

Our top priority is to secure the safe release of Naji Rashid Al Nuaimi. We are looking into their demands, but we are quite surprised that such an act is being carried out against the UAE, which is friendly to Iraq and its people," Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Foreign Minister, told Gulf News late last night.

Sheikh Abdullah was speaking after an Iraqi group claimed the kidnapping of the UAE diplomat in Baghdad and called on Abu Dhabi to close its mission in the Iraqi capital within 24 hours. The claim was aired on Al Jazeera television which showed a silent video of Naji Rashid Al Nuaimi yesterday.

The previously unknown Banner of Islam group called for "the closure of the UAE Embassy in Baghdad and the closure of the [Iraqi] television station Al Fayhah which broadcasts from Dubai, two conditions for the liberation of [Naji Rashid] Al Nuaimi" Al Jazeera quoted a statement as saying.

"The UAE authorities informed us of Naji's video a few hours before it was aired," the diplomat's brother Mohammad told Gulf News. "They spoke to me and my mother and assured us that the UAE will do everything possible to free Naji."

"The authorities did not say whether they are going to accept the kidnappers' demands, but we have no doubt that the government will do its best to free my brother," Mohammad said. "It was a great relief to see Naji alive, though he's not in his best condition. We hope to see him back as soon as possible."

The satellite channel Al Fayhah, owned by Iraqi businessman Mohammad Alta'ai, was broadcasting its scheduled programmes till early morning. The channel primarily targets viewers in Shiite-dominated southern Iraq. (Gulf News)


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