Hostage

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Name: Hostage
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 2 reports

Merseyside prisoner held fellow inmate hostage in his cell because he wanted a 'McDonald's and a transfer'

Huyton crook Callum Brooks and convicted murderer Vaughan Davies took Richard Jones captive at HMP Swinfen Hall in Staffordshire.Jones, who suffers from Asperger’s syndrome and asthma, was tied up, hooded and threatened with a makeshift knife forged from ... [Published Liverpool Echo - 43 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 17 reports

Fiji says hostage takers want off of UN’s terror list

Al-Qaeda-linked Syria rebels who are holding more than 40 Fijian UN peacekeepers hostage in the Golan Heights are demanding they be expunged from a UN terror blacklist, Fiji revealed on Tuesday.The Pacific nation's army chief Mosese Tikoitoga said the ... [Published Global Times - 46 mins ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Turkish hostages in Mosul 'alive and well'

World Bulletin / News DeskTurkey’s Foreign Ministry rejected Monday claims on the country’s general consulate staff in Mosul, who have been kept hostage by the so-called 'Islamic State' (IS) rebel group since June 11.Foreign Ministry spokesman Tanju Bilgic ... [Published World Bulletin - 10 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Syrians held hostage by Lebanese families escape

BEIRUT: Seventeen Syrians in east Lebanon escaped from a garage they were being held in by relatives of captured soldiers, a security source told The Daily Star Tuesday.The Syrians were taken hostage by people who claimed to be families of soldiers captured ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 3 reports

Prisoner takes woman hostage

An inmate took a woman as hostage in the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa yesterday.Celso Bravo, Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) assistant director for operation, said prisoner Dennis Gonzaga held Susan Egana, a civilian employee of Samsung Philippines, ... [Published Tempo - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Police investigate hoax hostage, murder 911 call

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Subjects:Places:BLUFFDALE, Utah — Authorities say a hoax 911 caller who falsely reported a hostage situation to Saratoga Springs police could face felony charges if caught.Saratoga Springs ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 18 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 4 reports

Government to speed up trials of Islamists held at Roumieh

BEIRUT: The government plans to accelerate the trials of Islamist detainees in Roumieh prison in a bid to secure the release of Lebanese soldiers and policemen held hostage by Al-Qaeda-linked militants, judicial sources said Monday.The government move ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 14 reports

'My kids were inside this hell': Beslan hostages and families recall 3 days of school nightmare

19:47A woman at the City of Angels memorial cemetery in Beslan, the final resting place for the victims of the terrorist attack which occurred on September 1, 2044, at Beslan's School #1. (RIA Novosti / Evgeny Biyatov)Witnesses of the Beslan massacre, ... [Published Russia Today - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 4 reports

DRC: Abducted MSF Team Member Found Unharmed

PARIS/NORTH KIVU, DRC —One of four members of a Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) team abducted in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, more than one year ago was found unharmed Friday, August 29. There is no news regarding the ... [Published MSF-USA - 21 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 4 reports

Freeing of Algerian hostages on Mali-Algeria border risk positive for Algeria's role in Algiers peace talks

announced that two Algerian diplomats, Mourad Guessas and Kedour Miloudi, who were abducted from Gao in northern Mali by members of Jamaat Tawhid wal Jihad fi Gharb Afriqa (better known by its French acronym MUJAO, or Mouvement pour l'Unicité et le Jihad ... [Published Jane's - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 7 reports

Report: Nusra Front to Keep Shiite Hostages in Custody to Use as Pressure Tool

:12The al-Qaida-affiliated al-Nusra Front will reportedly keep the Shiite Lebanese hostages it had kidnapped last month in the northeastern border town of Arsal, al-Akhbar newspaper reported on Monday.Sources told the newspaper that jihadists will soon ... [Published Naharnet - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 3 reports

Al Arabiya airs video of man it says is British hostage in Yemen

Related television on Sunday aired a video showing a man it said was a British oil worker kidnapped in Yemen in February. ... [Published Al Ahram - Aug 31 2014]
Entities: Yemen, Hostage, Kidnapping

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Picture of the Week [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 3 hours ago]
Picture of the Week 10 Years since Beslan On the first day of school inSeptember, 2004, 32 devout Muslims took nearly 1100innocents hostage at a small town in Russia.  Eventually nearly 400were massacred, including 186 children. Islam's Latest Contributions ...
Is Pakistan On Way from Failing to Failed State? [Published IntelliBriefs - 6 hours ago]
http://www.vifindia.org/article/2014/september/01/is-pakistan-on-way-from-failing-to-failed-state Sushant Sareen, Senior Fellow, VIFA theatre of the absurd is on display in Islamabad with the street-fighters of Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri breaching ...
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