Luke Somers, American Hostage, Is Killed During Rescue Attempt in Yemen

American photojournalist Luke Somers, held by al-Qaeda militants following his abduction in Yemen’s capital Sanaa in September last year, was killed during a failed rescue attempt early Saturday, his sister said.

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Lucy Somers said she learned of her brother’s death from the FBI. “We ask that all of Luke’s family members be allowed to mourn in peace,” she said. Lucy Somers gave the comments to the Associated Press.

Well, I guess now is as good a time as any to start bombing indiscriminately.


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