Italian engineer held since December 17 in Syria released
Belluomo freed with two Russian citizens04 February, 11:29
The ministry said the engineer was transferred through the Syrian foreign ministry to Italian officials. The two Russian citizens are reportedly in good health at the Russian embassy in Damascus. According to Russian foreign ministry sources, the two Russian citizens were released in an exchange agreement. Belluomo was working in Syria as a consultant for Syrian company Himsho in its industrial complex south of Homs when he was abducted.