Silvia Romano, wearing a green tunic, hugs her family upon her arrival in Rome on May 10, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE/Handout

Italian aid worker freed after 18-month kidnapping ordeal in Kenya

  • Gunmen seized Silvia Romano, who was working for an Italian charity called Africa Milele, in northern Kenya in November 2018
  • Italy’s external intelligence services, the judiciary and the defence and foreign ministries were involved in her release
Topic |   Italy
Silvia Romano, wearing a green tunic, hugs her family upon her arrival in Rome on May 10, 2020. Photo: EPA-EFE/Handout
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