Showing posts with label kidnappings. Show all posts
Showing posts with label kidnappings. Show all posts

Friday, June 22, 2018

Taliban kidnaps 33 construction firm employees in Afghanistan

Taliban kidnaps 33 construction firm employees in Afghanistan
Taliban insurgents on Friday kidnapped 33 Afghan employees of a local highway construction firm in Kandahar province in Afghanistan, in an attack in which four policemen died and one was wounded, according to official sources.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Turkish PM Denies Working with Former US Security Aide

Michael Flynn
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has denied the country's involvement in an alleged plan with former US security adviser Michael Flynn to kidnap US-based Fetullah Gulen, the leader of Fetullah Terrorist Organization behind last year's coup attempt.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

N. Korea Claims Defectors Were Kidnapped

North Korea accused South Korea Tuesday of kidnapping its citizens after Seoul said 13 of them had defected to the South from China, where they worked in a Pyongyang-operated restaurant.

Friday, April 8, 2016

No army statement yet on the fate of cement workers kidnapped by ISIS

Military sources denied Friday releasing any statement on the whereabouts and fate of the cement workers kidnapped by ISIS.

“The Syrian Arab army has not issued any statement on the workers’ fate,” the sources stressed in a statement to SANA.

ISIS massacres 175 kidnapped cement workers. - Syrian military source

 ISIS militants massacred 175 workers who were captured at a cement factory Northeast of Damascus, a Syrian military source said on Friday.

140 workers escape ISIS captivity near Damascus

A total of 140 workers have fled captivity of the Islamic States (IS) in the town of Dumair, northeast of the capital Damascus, pan-Arab al-Mayadeen TV reported on Thursday.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

ISIS kidnaps 344 workers northeast of Damascus

The Islamic State (IS) militants are believed to have kidnapped 344 Syrian workers and employees from a cement factory near Damascus, the pro-government Sham FM radio reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

ISIS/ISIL releases 270 out of 400 kidnapped in Syria's Deir al-Zour

The Islamic State (IS) group released 270 out of 400 people it had kidnapped, when its militants stormed a town in the countryside of Syria's eastern province of Deir al-Zour earlier this week, a monitor group reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Philippine gov't rejects demand for hostage ransom

The Philippine government will not give in to the demand of four billion pesos (85.44 million US dollars) ransom being demanded by Abu Sayyaf Group for the release of four hostages that they have abducted in a resort in southern part of the country in September, a senior government official said Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Kidnapped workers in Baghdad handed over to Turkish embassy

Kidnapped Turkish workers, who were announced released two days ago by their captors, were found in south of Iraqi capital of Baghdad and were handed over to officials of the Turkish embassy, an official Iraqi television reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...