Care International Director In Iraq Kidnapped

An employee with one of the world's largest relief and development groups has been kidnapped in Baghdad.

Care International says its director in Iraq, Margaret Hassan, was captured this morning. The Al-Jazeera Network, aired a video of Hassan sitting in a room. Hassan was talking and appeared anxious.

The video came from an unnamed, armed Iraqi group. So far, no demands have been issued.

A care spokeswoman says Hassan, who has joint British-Iraqi citizenship, has lived in Iraq for more than three decades.