Mike Harvey, who was abducted on Feb. 12 on his way from an educational institute, was at the British embassy in the capital Sanaa, it said in a statement.
Britain has reopened its embassy in Haiti after being absent for nearly a half century, a part of an effort to broaden its diplomatic and business presence in the Western Hemisphere.
The European Union (EU) Friday condemned the attacks against German and British embassies in Khartoum.
The assault had prompted Britain to close its embassy and
order Iran`s embassy in London shut.
Iran`s foreign minister reiterated that he regretted last month`s
storming of the UK embassy in Tehran.
An embassy spokesman confirmed there had been an
explosion but could not yet say if the embassy had been
Iran called on the West to avoid a deepening diplomatic crisis following the storming of the British embassy in Tehran.
Iran has released 11 hardline protesters detained for storming the British Embassy and diplomatic compounds in Tehran this week.
The UN Security Council has
strongly condemned the attack on the British embassy in Tehran
and called on the Iranian authorities to ensure diplomatic and
consular property and personnel are protected.
US President Barack Obama has
urged the Iranian Government to hold to task those responsible
for the attack on the British Embassy in Tehran.
Iran`s media says the Mayor of Tehran
has ordered a lawsuit to be filed contesting the ownership of
the land on which Britain`s embassy stands.
Three persons were crushed to death when a wall of the British embassy compound collapsed in Kathmandu.
Crowds of people hurled eggs and
tomatoes at the British embassy in Tehran on Thursday after the MI6
spy chief said espionage was key to curbing Iran`s nuclear
drive, state news agency IRNA reported.
A rocket attack damaged a UK diplomatic car in Sana`a, wounding 3 bystanders.
Suspected Al Qaeda militants opened fire at the British embassy in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, and fled the spot immediately.
The United States and Britain kept their embassies in Yemen closed for a second day on Monday over concerns about possible militant attacks after the failed Christmas Day bombing of a US-bound airliner, diplomats said.
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