An employee of the zoo of Zurich on Saturday was fatally wounded in the attack, her tigress, according to city police.
"Shortly before 13.30 (14.30 GMT) city police of Zurich received a message that an employee of the zoo has been attacked by the tiger in the cage," reads a press release from police.
Detained in Iran a veteran of the US Navy Michael white was released and flew from Iran to Switzerland where I will go to the U.S., according to the associated Press, citing U.S. officials.
It is reported that Michael white is heading home aboard the Swiss government plane. The US special envoy on Iran Brian hook went to Zurich with the doctor, there to meet with white and accompany him to the United States.