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  • Rescue of kidnapped toddler caught on video

    12/29/2017 3:14:17 PM PST · by packrat35 · 4 replies
    CNN ^ | 12/29/2017 | HLN
    Dekalb County police released bodycam footage that shows the rescue of a kidnapped toddler near Atlanta.
  • Model Who Says She Was Kidnapped In Italy Was Seen Shopping With Her Alleged Captor

    08/08/2017 5:21:33 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 17 replies
    buzzfeed ^ | August 8, 2017, at 4:26 p.m. | Michelle Broder Van Dyke
    ed kidnapping of British model Chloe Ayling in Italy has become more complicated after it was revealed that she was seen shopping with her alleged captor during the period she was supposedly being held hostage. Ayling's Italian attorney, Francesco Pesce, told reporters that the 20-year-old woman feared for her life and went on the shopping trip after deciding it would be better to cooperate with her captor. "She thought the best idea was to go along with it and be nice to her captor," Pesce told the BBC. "He told her he wanted to release her somehow and some time."...
  • THEY GOT HIM! Tennessee student found safe, teacher arrested in California.

    04/20/2017 1:25:55 PM PDT · by Az Joe · 8 replies
    WBAY ^ | 4/20/17 | Sheila Burke
    15 year old found safe.
  • The Return of Islam’s Child-Soldiers

    01/14/2017 8:38:45 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 8 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01/14/17 | Raymond Ibrahim
    Kidnapped, enslaved, beat, and indoctrinated in the name of jihad… Past and present, Muslim militants continue relying on the same inhumane tactics to terrorize “infidels.” The devastating effects of one of these occurred last August in Turkey: a child “recruited” by the Islamic State blew himself up in a suicide attack that left at least 51 people—mostly fellow children—dead. This child was one of countless, nameless, faceless children seized, beat, and indoctrinated in Islam, until they become willing “martyrs” and executioners. Known as the “cubs of the caliphate,” they are graduates from “schools [established by ISIS] to prepare hundreds of...
  • 4 Questioned After Video Shows Racially Charged Beating in Chicago

    01/05/2017 1:57:33 AM PST · by grundle · 18 replies
    New York Times ^ | Janaury 4, 2017 | MITCH SMITH and NIRAJ CHOKSHI
    CHICAGO — The police here were questioning four people on Wednesday as video circulated online showing a white teenager tied up and beaten as a group of young African-Americans shouted antiwhite messages and insulted President-elect Donald J. Trump. “It’s sickening,” Superintendent Eddie Johnson of the Chicago Police Department said. “It makes you wonder, what would make individuals treat somebody like that?” The police said the victim was an 18-year-old man from suburban Chicago who had “mental health challenges” and who had been reported missing. Officers spotted him on Tuesday in a violent neighborhood on Chicago’s West Side and recognized that...
  • Report: Three Americans kidnapped in Baghdad

    01/18/2016 12:17:24 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 39 replies
    The Hill ^ | January 17, 2016 | Bradford Richardson
    Three Americans have been kidnapped in Baghdad by "militias," according to Arab news channel Al Arabiya, citing its own sources. The State Department said it is aware of the report and is working with Iraqi authorities to locate the missing Americans. Officials, however, would not confirm that anyone been kidnapped. "We are aware of reports that American citizens are missing in Iraq," State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement to The Hill. "The safety and security of American citizens overseas is our highest priority, he continued. "We are working with the full cooperation of the Iraqi authorities to...

    01/17/2016 3:03:36 PM PST · by TBBT · 42 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | 1/17/16 | soopermexican
    This is really bad. From the Associated Press: BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad confirms that “several” Americans are missing in Iraq after local media reported that three Americans had been kidnapped in the Iraqi capital. U.S. Embassy spokesman Scott Bolz said Sunday that “We are working in full cooperation with Iraqi authorities to locate the missing Americans.” His comments came after the Arab news channel, al-Arabiya, citing its own sources, reported that three Americans had been kidnapped by militias in Baghdad. The incident comes after a week that has seen a deterioration of security in and around...
  • BREAKING. Three Americans Kidnapped In Baghdad After US Pays Iran $1.7 BILLION Ransom

    01/17/2016 1:16:36 PM PST · by TBBT · 52 replies
    Redstate ^ | 1/17/16 | streiff
    Al-Aribiya is reporting that three Americans have been kidnapped by militia in Baghdad. ***snip*** Via The Independent: According to Arab news channel Al-Arabiya, well-informed sources in Baghdad have confirmed that the kidnapping took place, although the story is yet to be verified. The identities of the kidnapped Americans or the militias have not yet been confirmed. It seems that Iran has revalidated a long-standing business model used in that part of the world for a few thousand years: kidnap for ransom. It seems much more than a coincidence that after the United States gave up seven prisoners doing time for...
  • IDF Soldier Possibly Kidnapped in Battle During Ceasefire

    08/01/2014 4:16:54 AM PDT · by Dave346 · 50 replies
    Jewish Press ^ | August 1st, 2014
    The IDF believes there is a high likelihood that a soldier was kidnapped this morning in Rafah (Rafiach) at 9:30am. Hamas terrorists attacked IDF troops this morning during the cease fire, a battle ensued, at it is believed they managed to kidnap a soldier. They have made numerous attempts, since the war began, to abduct soldiers, and this may have been their goal all along. The soldier’s family has been notified.
  • With Kidnap of Israeli Soldier, John Kerry’s Ceasefire Has Made Matters Much, Much Worse

    08/01/2014 6:49:17 AM PDT · by Dave346 · 35 replies
    Algemeiner ^ | August 1, 2014 9:26 am | Arik Elman
    Let’s just recap what happened with the abduction of an Israeli soldier this morning. The Israeli government believed the word of the Secretary of State of the United States that, via his Turkish and Qatari friends, he had obtained acceptable terms for a ceasefire with Hamas. Mr. Kerry’s flunkies even bragged about the success of his Turko-Qatari connections, chiding those who looked askance at his bromance with friends and sponsors of Hamas. What happened next – a surprise attack on Israeli troops in the southern Gaza Strip an hour and a half into the “ceasefire”, an abduction of a soldier...
  • In extended version of kidnapped teens' call to police, murderers heard singing in celebration

    07/02/2014 9:16:42 AM PDT · by Nachum · 7 replies ^ | 7/2/14 | BEN HARTMAN
    Tape seems to dispel scenario that terrorists had panicked and possibly not meant to kill the 3 Israeli boys; the killers can be heard speaking in Arabic, one of them saying, "We got three." The terrorists who murdered three Israeli teens after abducting them on June 12th broke out into celebratory singing after gunning them down, according to an extended version of the emergency dispatch call placed by one of the boys on the night of the killings. In addition, the killers can be heard speaking in Arabic, one of them saying "We got three."
  • Two Chaldean Nuns & Orphans Kidnapped in Mosul ( ISIS - Iraq )

    07/01/2014 10:06:18 PM PDT · by george76 · 4 replies
    Gateway ^ | July 1, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    No mass was celebrated in Mosul for the first time in 1,600 years on June 15. ... Two Chaldean nuns went missing on Saturday in Mosul. It is believed they have been kidnapped by Muslim terrorists.
  • Sick: Fatah Posts Cartoon Mocking Kidnapped Teens as 'Rats'

    06/15/2014 8:16:11 AM PDT · by Nachum · 8 replies
    INN ^ | 6/15/14 | Ari Soffer
      The official Facebook page Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party has posted a cartoon comparing the three kidnapped Israeli students to rats.
  • UKRAINE Snezhnjansky children are now on the border with Russia [Separatists kidnap]

    06/12/2014 6:08:53 AM PDT · by · 2 replies ^ | 12.06.2014 13:01
    The whereabouts of a group of children, today intercepted by gunmen on the outskirts of Snow. According to the data available now at the Department of Family and Youth State Administration, the bus with the children of Snow prosledolval of Krasny Luch, Lugansk region, where the CAT headed "Dolzhansky." Now the children are on the border. Plans for people intercept bus, nothing is known. To cross the border in children and persons accompanying them, there is no necessary documents. Donetsk Regional State Administration continues to investigate all the circumstances of the incident and take all possible measures in the circumstances...
  • Indian aid worker kidnapped in Afghanistan

    06/03/2014 5:08:29 AM PDT · by huldah1776 · 1 replies
    BBC News | June 3, 2014 | N/A
    An Indian aid worker has been kidnapped in the Afghan city of Herat, Indian and Afghan officials say. The 47-year-old man was visiting a school when a group of unknown gunmen kidnapped him on Monday afternoon. India's foreign ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said the consulate in Herat was trying to get more information. The incident comes just 10 days after the consulate was attacked by gunmen armed with machine guns and grenades. At least four attackers were killed in the firefight with security forces that lasted several hours. Herat lies near Afghanistan's border with Iran and is considered one of...
  • Nigerian Military....knows the whereabouts of kindnapped girls

    05/26/2014 4:38:40 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 6 replies
    CNN ^ | 26/5/14 | Dana Ford
    Video .....
  • 90% of abducted Nigerian schoolgirls are Christians; jihadists released Muslim girls

    05/11/2014 1:03:42 PM PDT · by PoloSec · 12 replies
    Jihad Watch ^ | May 11 2014 | Robert Spencer
    “Muhammad is the apostle of Allah. Those who follow him are merciful to one another, but harsh to the unbelievers” (Qur’an 48:29). The sharp dichotomy between Muslims and non-Muslims runs through all of Islamic doctrine. In Islamic law, non-Muslims are to be denied basic rights; indeed, they simply have no rights that Muslims are bound to respect. “Chibok Affair: The Emerging And Uncomfortable Facts,” by Fani-Kayode, Vanguard, May 10, 2014 (thanks to Izuchukwu): Now that the operational leadership and visible face of Boko Haram, in the person of the filth called Mr. Abubakar Shekau (aka Darul Tawheed), has finally admitted...
  • Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls Likely Split Up, Taken Across Border

    05/09/2014 10:55:44 AM PDT · by sevinufnine · 21 replies
    CNN/World ^ | May 8, 2014 | Vladimir Duthiers, Isha Sesay
    "I abducted your girls," Abubakar Shekau taunted in a video obtained by Agence France Presse. "There is a market for selling humans. Allah says I should sell. He commands me to sell." The girls have not been seen since Boko Haram militants abducted them on April 14. That was followed on Sunday night by another kidnapping, with villagers in Warabe accusing Boko Haram militants of taking at least eight girls between the ages of 12 and 15.
  • Venezuelan Globovision editor Nairobi Pinto kidnapped

    04/09/2014 7:27:14 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 11 replies
    BBC (Latin America) ^ | 7 April 2014 Last updated at 20:45 ET | none stated
    The assignment editor of the Venezuelan TV news network Globovision has been kidnapped, according to her father. Nairobi Pinto was seized by two masked gunmen at her home in the capital Caracas, her father Luis said. He asked the kidnappers to "see sense" and release his daughter.
  • Gang 'snatched 13-year-old runaway off the street and forced her into prostitution

    01/09/2014 5:16:13 PM PST · by moonshinner_09 · 15 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | , 9 January 2014 | RYAN GORMAN
    Three people were arrested Monday after being accused of forcing a 13-year-old girl into both prostitution and stripping under the stage name ‘Peaches’ at a Miami club. Vilbert Jean, 36, Marlene San Vincente, 22, and DeWayne Ward, 18, forced the young runaway into a life of sex slavery after scooping her up off a Miami Beach street last month, officials said. The trio forced her to have sex for money on at least one occasion she was forced her to strip at Club Madonna on the South Beach Strip, according to an affidavit cited by the Miami Herald. The girl,...