BUDAPEST - Hungary said two of its nationals were kidnapped in Syria on Saturday by unknown gunmen, adding that Budapest may dispatch agents to the region to collect further information. “The Foreign Ministry and TEK confirmed that two men working in Syria were kidnapped on Saturday at dawn by unknown gunmen,” said Peter Szijjarto, a spokesman for PM Viktor Orban. “Hungary will look after its citizens who are in difficulties abroad... Members of the Anti-Terrorism Centre are ready to get to the region as soon as possible to collect the necessary info.”

The Hungarian government declined to reveal further details, citing security concerns.