Iraq releases Scottish engineer after Qatar drops extradition claim

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Mon, 2022-11-14 15:47

LONDON: A Scottish engineer detained in Iraq over alleged outstanding debt owed to Qatar National Bank has been released and is expected to arrive home this week, The Guardian reported.

Brian Glendinning was intercepted by authorities at Baghdad airport in September after Qatar issued an Interpol red notice for his arrest.

He had been contracted to work at a BP oil refinery in the country.

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