Jordan's ambassador, freed in Libya, returns home
ordan's ambassador to Libya who was abducted last month at gunpoint in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, returned home on Tuesday after being freed by his captors.


Ambassador Fawaz al-Etan was welcomed at Amman's military airport by jubilant family members who hugged and kissed him and top Jordanian officials, including Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh who hours earlier announced the diplomat's release.


Al-Etan waved to reporters as he stepped out of the plane at the Marka military airfield east of Amman. (AP)