Kidnappings

First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 3 reports

Body of slain soldier returned to Lebanese army

Lebanese activists burn an adapted imitation of an Islamist flag reading in Arabic “We are coming to burn you” written in the centre during a protest in front of the justice ministry in Beirut yesterday.BEIRUT: A body believed to be that of a Lebanese ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - 4 mins ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

Amber Alert issued for 17-year-old abducted from Jackson, MS

JACKSON, MS (WLOX) -The Mississippi Highway Patrol has issued an Amber Alert for a 17-year-old girl they say was shot and abducted Sunday morning from a home in Jackson.Katelyn Beard, 17, was taken from 4244 Lynda Street in Jackson between 6am and 7am ... [Published WSMV - 9 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 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 - 3 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

Dynamism of Algerian diplomacy allows release of Algerian hostages in Mali, says Bassole

ALGIERS- Burkinabe Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Cooperation Djibril Bassole said Sunday in Algiers that the dynamism of the Algerian diplomacy has allowed the release of the Algerian diplomats kidnapped in Mali.“The dynamism of the Algerian ... [Published Algérie Presse Service - 9 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 3 reports

Keiji Furuya vows tough stance on North Korean abduction issue will continue

Japan will continue to take a hard stance against North Korea over the abduction issue until every single case involving a Japanese citizen is resolved, the Cabinet minister handling the matter said Monday.Keiji Furuya said North Korea must conduct full ... [Published Japan Times - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 4 reports

Delhi: Man Sentenced to Two Years Jail for Kidnapping Minor

Representational image New Delhi : A Delhi court has sentenced a 32-year-old man to two years rigorous imprisonment for kidnapping a minor in New Delhi, saying that police established his guilt beyond reasonable doubt. Additional Sessions Judge ... [Published Rediff Realtime News - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 4 reports

8 extremists killed in Egypt's Sinai

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.CAIRO, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian army on Sunday killed eight extremists of the Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis group in two raids, one of whom being reportedly responsible for kidnapping seven soldiers during the rule ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 5 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 - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 4 reports

Israel claims land in West Bank

Jerusalem: Israel laid claim on Sunday to nearly 400 hectares (1000 acres) of West Bank land in a Jewish settlement bloc near Bethlehem - a step that could herald significant Israeli construction in the area - defying Palestinian demands for a halt in ... [Published Brisbane Times - 21 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 5 reports

Release of the two Algerian hostages kidnapped in Gao...The end of an ordeal

The last two of the seven Algerian hostages kidnapped in April 2012 in Gao (northern Mali), were released Saturday on the eve of the start of the second phase of inter-Malian dialogue, scheduled for Monday in Algiers.The release of MM. Mourad Guessas ... [Published Ennahar Online - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 11 reports

Abducted Algerian diplomats released

ALGIERS: Two Algerian diplomats kidnapped in Mali in April 2012 by the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO) were freed on Saturday, the Algerian foreign ministry announced.A third diplomat still held hostage, consul Boualem Sayes, had ... [Published The Gulf Today - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 7 reports

Nusra rebels release five Lebanese troops in Arsal

World Bulletin / News DeskA leader of the Lebanese branch of the militant movement Al-Nusra Front said on Saturday that the front had released five Lebanese Sunni troops, out of a total of 18 troops, it kidnapped during clashes with the Lebanese army ... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 31 2014]

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The release of the hostages should be seen as a "victory for the parties that refuse to pay ransoms to terrorists and bow to their demands and extortion" , Algerian former minister and diplomat Abdul Aziz Rahabi told Tout sur l'Algerie
"The regulator cannot take any measure against someone without getting written complaints. However, it is the duty of the law-enforcing agencies to handle the issue of extortion" he added
"The duo had demanded Rs 70-80 lakh from the complainant, a well-to-do businessman and a resident of Timarpur" said Additional Commissioner of Police (Crime), Ashok Chand

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Body of slain soldier returned to Lebanese army [Published Qatar Peninsula - 4 mins ago]
Jacqui Lambie leads odds of being abducted by a... [Published Central Queensland News - 21 mins ago]
Family offers $15K reward for information about... [Published WSBTV - 23 mins ago]
DNA test to identify Lebanon’s beheaded soldier [Published The Gulf Today - 37 mins ago]
Victim shot after suspected kidnapper enters hi... [Published KCRA.com - 1 hour ago]
Kidnappers in Lebanon identified [Published Kuwait Times - 1 hour ago]
100 fishermen abducted 2 weeks ago yet to be freed [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - 2 hours ago]
'Abducted' Bengal girl found hanging in city ho... [Published Times of India - 2 hours ago]
TODAY'S - Turkish hostages kept by ISIL are ali... [Published Zaman - 2 hours ago]
Man charged with teen’s rape and kidnap [Published Bucks Herald - 2 hours ago]
DRC: Abducted MSF Team Member Found Unharmed [Published MSF-USA - 3 hours ago]
Kidnapped Algerian diplomats return home [Published Magharebia - 3 hours ago]
Gang jailed for kidnapping, imprisoning and tor... [Published Dudley News - 4 hours ago]
Israel Claims Land in West Bank [Published Mideast Time - 4 hours ago]
Capital market investors\\\' forums used for \\... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - 4 hours ago]
Gao Zhisheng: released but not yet free [Published Amnesty International UK - 5 hours ago]
Rotherham child sex abuse: it is our duty to as... [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
2 held for trying to extort money from bizman [Published Business Standard India - 5 hours ago]
Jackson police find car connected to missing teen [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - 5 hours ago]
Gang who kidnapped a Kidderminster man given lo... [Published Ledbury Reporter - 5 hours ago]
Murder victim identified in DeKalb kidnapping [Published Fox 5 Atlanta WAGA - 5 hours ago]
Attempts to kidnap Allison-Maduke aide’s mother... [Published The Nation Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
NPA releases video of abducted army soldiers [Published Business Week Mindanao - 6 hours ago]
New Hampshire Police Searching for Men Who Trie... [Published DailyMe.Com - 6 hours ago]
Israel defiantly claims 1,000 acres of land in ... [Published Manila Bulletin - 6 hours ago]
VIDEO: 'Thoughtless' Gravesend pranksters fake ... [Published This is Local London - 6 hours ago]
Abducted infant girl rescued by police [Published Business Standard India - 6 hours ago]
Kataeb: Arsal hostage case must not lead to bla... [Published NOW News - 6 hours ago]
Lebanon seeks to ID soldier thought killed by j... [Published Al Ahram - 7 hours ago]
Abducted infant girl rescued by police [Published Press Trust of India - 7 hours ago]
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Parents Arrested For Seeking Private Medical Tr... [Published Breitbart Feed - 12 hours ago]
The parents of a five-year-old who was denied lifesaving treatment on the National Health Service have been arrested for kidnap after desperately trying to get their son so the Czech Republic, where he could be treated privately. Ashya King has a ...
One MSF staff member returned, three still miss... [Published SocioLingo Africa - 13 hours ago]
PARIS, France, September 1, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- On Friday, August 29, Chantal, one of the four members of the MSF team abducted in North Kivu, was found unharmed. However, MSF...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website ...
Democratic Republic of the Congo: One MSF staff... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 13 hours ago]
Source: Médecins Sans FrontièresCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo Summary MSF members were deeply moved and delighted to learn of the escape of Chantal Kaghoma Vulinzole, who was kidnaped with three of her colleagues on July 11, 2013 The organisation ...
Iraq: Dozens of Yazidi women 'sold into marriag... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 30 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Iraq, Syrian Arab Republic 08/30/2014 12:29 GMT BEIRUT, August 30, 2014 (AFP) - Several dozen Yazidi women kidnapped by Islamic State jihadists in Iraq have been taken to Syria, forced to convert and sold into marriage ...
Time running out for ‘kidnapped’ br... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Aug 30 2014]
Interpol issued a global alert Friday for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour snatched from hospital by his family, as authorities said only hours remained to save his life.Ashya King's parents took him Thursday from hospital in the southern British ...
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Alleged kidnappers sexually abused two Amish si... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 17 2014]
Two arrested in kidnapping of Amish sisters [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 16 2014]
Sex Offender Laws Have Gone Too Far [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 11 2014]
Kidnapping suspect leads police on high speed c... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 31 2014]
Child abducted, shot and killed after police chase [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 19 2014]
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