kidnapping

Militia men charged in plot to kidnap governor; she says Trump complicit

Birge said law enforcement arrested several of the alleged conspirators "when they were meeting on the east side of the state to pool funds for explosives and exchange tactical gear."

By REUTERS
12/10/2020
Film camera (illustrative)
Elderly Turkish man attempts to save actress from kidnapping scene

The man thought that he was witnessing a terrorist incident. "Every citizen must show this level of sensitivity."

A Turkish flag, with the New and the Suleymaniye mosques in the background
Palestinian journalist feared kidnapped in Turkey

The Palestinian Journalists Syndicate called on the Turkish authorities to reveal the fate of the journalist Ahmad Al-Astal, who reportedly disappeared six days ago.

The Great Synagogue in Illintsi, Ukraine, was burned to the ground.
Ukraine police free Jewish businessman abducted outside synagogue

A gang of criminals allegedly led by a former Ukrainian secret service officer abducted a Jewish man outside his synagogue in Kyiv on Aug. 21 and held him for ransom.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
05/09/2020
Pakistani journalist critical of powerful army abducted

"It is clear that he has been abducted. It's the government's duty to trace him," Information Minister Shibli Faraz explained.

By REUTERS
21/07/2020
UK, German police have new suspect in 2007 abduction of Madeleine McCann

"We assume that the girl is dead," Braunschweig state prosecutor Wolters said. "The public prosecutor's office in Braunschweig is investigating a 43-year-old German national on suspicion of murder."

By REUTERS
04/06/2020
Beduin soldiers in the IDF
Masked assailants attempt to abduct Bedouin IDF officer, steal his gun

The IDF officer was able to escape by hiding under a truck, which ran over his hand. His friend was forced to curse and insult his village while they recorded it.

17/02/2020
Members of the Taliban.
US citizen kidnapped in Afghanistan, Taliban claims involvement

The US contractor was abducted in Khost last week, according to reports.

By REUTERS
06/02/2020
Slain student caught in 'web' spun by Egyptian security services - Italy

Egyptian officials have repeatedly denied any involvement in Regeni's killing. There was no immediate comment from authorities in Egypt on the prosecutors' remarks.

By REUTERS
19/12/2019
Book review: Kidnapping on steroids

‘The Chain’ is a kidnap yarn made for the big screen

By CONNIE OGLE
31/07/2019
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