Kidnapping

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Name: Kidnapping
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 7 mins ago - 18 reports

Boko Haram Kidnaps Wife of Cameroon’s Vice PM, Kills at Least Three

By Tansa Musa YAOUNDE (Reuters) – Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon’s vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday in a cross-border attack involving more than 200 assailants in the northern town of Kolofata, ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 24 mins ago]
Entities: Cameroon, Boko Haram, Attack
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 28 mins ago - 3 reports

Police arrest BR man in rapes, armed robberies, kidnapping

Police say a 19-year-old Baton Rouge man went on a crime spree early Sunday morning, committing a string of armed robberies, kidnapping and raping two women, and trying to kill a witness to one of the robberies — all in a 3½-hour span before being arrested ... [Published The Advocate - 3 hours ago]
Entities: Robbery, Rape, Kidnapping
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Boko Haram - Camerounian Dep PM's Wife Kidnapped, Scores Killed in Kano, Adamawa

The onslaught against Nigerians and even Camerounians by the Boko Haram terrorist group continued yesterday with two bomb blasts in Kano shattering the joy that comes with the end of the Ramadan fast by Muslim faithful.This is just as the plague of incessant ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Boko Haram, Kano, Kidnapping
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Search continues for kidnapped 21-year-old Jo'burg woman

A 21-year-old woman from Vlakfontein, south of Johannesburg, alleged to have been kidnapped, had not yet been found by Monday morningThe woman was reportedly taken hostage on Friday, said Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela."She left her home in the morning ... [Published All4Women - 1 hour ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Abducted Delhi toddler rescued from South Mumbai

PrevBy Saurabh Vaktania | Posted 3 hours agoThe three-year-old had gone missing from outside Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in New Delhi last month, she was rescued from Fort area in south Mumbai on FridayA three-year-old girl, who was kidnapped from outside ... [Published Mid Day - 2 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 5 reports

Oswego County DA: Cabin's disturbance could be coincidental to publicity about possible location of Heidi Allen's remains

MEXICO, N.Y. -- The apparent disturbance of a cabin in woods near here might only be coincidental to recent news stories that identify that location as a possible burial site for kidnap victim Heidi Allen's remains, the Oswego County district attorney ... [Published Syracuse Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 63 reports

Islamists seize wife of leading politician

The wife of Cameroon’s vice prime minister was kidnapped and at least three people were killed in an attack by Boko Haram militants in the northern town of Kolofata yesterday, Cameroon officials said. ... [Published IrishExaminer.com - World - 9 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

7/28/2014: Metro: Minor girl abducted from shelter home

A teenaged girl from West Bengal, who was rescued from traffickers last week, has been kidnapped from a shelter home in Gurgaon, police said on Sunday. The 14-year-old from Malda district was rescued earlier last week from Govind Dass, Ranjid and... ... [Published Hindustan Times - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 7 reports

Muslim community in Malta calls for release of abducted man

Martin GaleaThe Arab and Muslim community in Malta today called for the release of Martin Galea, a Maltese oil worker who was abducted in Libya last week.In a statement signed by Imam Mohammed El Sadi, the community said:“We consider this act as irresponsible ... [Published Times of Malta - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 21 reports

Kidnapped Briton freed in Yemen after five months | World news

Harvey was kidnapped on his way home from work in Sana'a. Photograph: Brent Stirton/ A British man taken hostage by a tribal group in Yemen[1] has been released after five months in captivity.The Foreign Office confirmed Mike Harvey, a teacher, is being ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 16 hours ago]
Entities: Sanaa, Brent Stirton, Yemen
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 12 reports

Sunni politician captured, then released, by gunmen in Iraq

AFP/ The head of Baghdad provincial council, Riyadh al-Adhadh, and four of his guards were seized and then released by armed men in military uniform, police said.Gunmen in  Iraq seized and later released a prominent Sunni politician, officials said Saturday, ... [Published New York Daily News - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 5 reports

Ready for negotiations to free abducted girls, says Nigeria

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –Abuja, July 27 (IANS) Nigeria's Permanent Representative to the UN, Joy Ogwu said the country is open to negotiations in order to secure the release of over 200 schoolgirls who were abducted in April ... [Published Yahoo! India - Jul 27 2014]

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"They gave us 30 days notice. What are we going to do? Spend $3,000 a month on an apartment?" Greaves said. She has taken a $20-an-hour job at Walmart to help make ends meet for herself and her three children
...serious violations of international law including war crimes will be brought to justice, no matter who they are," the High Commissioner added. "I urge all sides to bring to an end the rule of the gun and restore respect for the rulerule of law and human rights."
"I can confirm that the home of Vice Prime Minister Amadou Ali in Kolofata came under a savage attack from Boko Haram militants" government spokesman Issa Tchiroma, who is also communications minister, told Reuters
"Obviously, the rebels are hurt by the information coming from the civilians" said the second military official, who declined to be identified

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Boko Haram Kidnaps Wife of Cameroon’s Vice PM, ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 24 mins ago]
By Tansa Musa YAOUNDE (Reuters) – Nigerian Boko Haram militants kidnapped the wife of Cameroon’s vice prime minister and killed at least three people on Sunday in a cross-border attack involving more than 200 assailants in the northern town of Kolofata, ...
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