Abductors Name Their Price for Cuban Doctors Taken in Kenyan
Suspected Al-Shabaab militants are demanding a ransom for doctors Herera Corea and Landy Rodriguez, who are reportedly being held in an area between the towns of Buale and El-Ade in Jubaland region of Somalia. It has been confirmed that the two are alive and are offering treatment to the community in the area.
Nairobi News, 16 May 2019
Al Shabaab militants, who have taken responsibility for the kidnap of two Cuban doctors in Mandera a month ago, are now demanding a Sh150 million in ransom. Read more »
Dr Landy Rodriguez Hernandez handles a patient in a Mandera hospital as Dr Assel Herrera Correa (left) looks away.
Nation, 16 May 2019
Al Shabaab militants suspected of abducting two Cuban doctors in Mandera are now demanding Sh150 million in ransom. Read more »
Shabelle, 16 May 2019
Suspected Al Shabaab militants who abducted two Cuban doctors in Mandera are now demanding Ksh.150 million [$1.5 milion] in ransom. Read more »
The government has reportedly relocated Cuban doctors based in Lamu, Garissa and Wajir, 5 days after armed men kidnapped two doctors from Mandera town. Mandera elders left for ... Read more »
The search for the two Cuban doctors abducted in Mandera by suspected Al Shabaab militants continues. The doctors are part of a group of about 100 Cubans who came to the country in ... Read more »