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Priest still missing after Yemen attack

The Salesians remain hopeful that their priest kidnapped in Yemen last week will be freed. Fr. Tom Uzhunnalil was kidnapped March 4 during an attack on a convent and nursing home run by the Missionaries of Charity in Yemen.The attack resulted in the deaths of four Missionaries of Charity, two staff members, eight nursing home residents and a guard, according to reports. [1]