Yemen: Kidnapped Carabinieri police officer from Friuli

30 July, 14:18

(ANSAmed) - GORIZIA, JULY 30 - The Carabinieri officer deployed as security personnel at Italy's embassy in Sanaa who was kidnapped yesterday is 29-year-old Alessandro Spadotto from San Vito di Tagliamento near Pordenone, in the northeastern Friuli Venezia Giulia region. The officer is a member of Gorizia's 13th Carabinieri regiment. "He is a serious young man who was given roles of responsibility" said the mayor of San Vito al Tagliamento Antonio Di Bisceglie. "We are close to the family and in contact with authorities in case there is any need of our intervention".

Spadotto is the only son of a retired Carabinieri officer, and is engaged to a local young woman. (ANSAmed).

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