December 06, 2014

Sister:American hostage killed in Yemen

Failed rescue attempt.

CAIRO (AP) The sister of American photojournalist Luke Somers says he has been killed in a failed rescue attempt in Yemen.

Lucy Somers told The Associated Press on Saturday that she learned of her 33-year-old brother's death from FBI agents. There was no immediate comment from Washington.

Lucy Somers said: "We ask that all of Luke's family members be allowed to mourn in peace."

God rest his soul.

By Matt Damon at 03:37 AM | Comments |