Yemen rebels free US, Saudi, British hostages

Representatives from the Omani government disembark Royal Air Force of Oman plane at Sanaa International airport, as three Americans, two Saudis and a Briton are to travel to Muscat after they were released by Shiite Huthi rebels, September 20, 2015Shiite rebels in Yemen released two Americans, two Saudis and a Briton on Sunday after detaining them for around six months, Yemeni and US officials said. The White House said two of its citizens were flown to Oman where they were met by US consular staff. Darden — who has a 10-year-old son — will be reunited with his wife in Oman on Monday, spokesman Ken Luce said.

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