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# captured - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Zoo visitors locked down in café as gorilla escapes enclosure
# London
# London

Zoo visitors locked down in café as gorilla escapes enclosure

Oct 13th 2016, 8:55 PM 24,073 Views 20 Comments

A sole gorilla escaped his enclosure at London Zoo this evening leading to armed officers being called to the scene.

# captured - Friday 8 January, 2016

Fugitive drug kingpin El Chapo has been caught, Mexican president says
# Got Him
# Got Him

Fugitive drug kingpin El Chapo has been caught, Mexican president says

Jan 8th 2016, 6:42 PM 17,120 Views 48 Comments

He had been on the run since July.

# captured - Monday 2 March, 2015

A rare white elephant has been captured in Burma
# In The Jungle
# In The Jungle

A rare white elephant has been captured in Burma

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:35 AM 16,612 Views 31 Comments

The appearance of the creature is traditionally associated with good luck.

# captured - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Father of British Islamic State hostage dies not knowing the fate of his son
# No Answers
# No Answers

Father of British Islamic State hostage dies not knowing the fate of his son

Oct 22nd 2014, 11:35 AM 7,965 Views 4 Comments

Paul Cantlie had made an emotional appeal for the safe return of his son, John.

# captured - Sunday 21 September, 2014

It’s Sunday, so here are 10 of our favourite images from the past 7 days
# Snapshots
From The42
# Snapshots

It’s Sunday, so here are 10 of our favourite images from the past 7 days

Sep 21st 2014, 7:30 AM 3,055 Views 0 Comments

Marmion’s ecstasy, Madigan’s despair and Keith Fahey’s celebration face.

# captured - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Islamic State group posts video of British journalist claiming he has "been abandoned by my government"
# IS Group
# IS Group

Islamic State group posts video of British journalist claiming he has "been abandoned by my government"

Sep 18th 2014, 4:45 PM 16,478 Views 75 Comments

John Cantlie says he will “expose the truth” about the group.

# captured - Sunday 14 September, 2014

It's Sunday so here are 11 favourite images from the past 7 days
# Captured
From The42
# Captured

It's Sunday so here are 11 favourite images from the past 7 days

Sep 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 3,501 Views 2 Comments

Featuring the camogie finals, Team Ireland’s departure for the Special Olympics European Summer Games and Molly Malone with the ICC Cricket World Cup.

# captured - Friday 29 August, 2014

Irish peacekeepers safe but "on high alert" after Golan Heights kidnappings
# Syria
# Syria

Irish peacekeepers safe but "on high alert" after Golan Heights kidnappings

Aug 29th 2014, 10:46 PM 12,819 Views 46 Comments

Irish personnel secured a route and provided security as UNDOF troops withdrew from a position today.

# captured - Thursday 14 August, 2014

The only woman on 'America's Most Wanted' has been captured with her husband
# Fugitives
# Fugitives

The only woman on 'America's Most Wanted' has been captured with her husband

Aug 14th 2014, 10:37 PM 60,605 Views 63 Comments

Janet and Ramon Barreto were on the run for five years.

# captured - Monday 23 June, 2014

Killer soldier who shot dead five colleagues captured after tense standoff
# South Korea
# South Korea

Killer soldier who shot dead five colleagues captured after tense standoff

Jun 23rd 2014, 8:00 AM 11,411 Views 16 Comments

The 22-year-old soldier, who was a conscript to the army, was captured after a 24-hour standoff.

# captured - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Militants post terrifying images of captured Iraqi soldiers
# ISIL
# ISIL

Militants post terrifying images of captured Iraqi soldiers

Jun 15th 2014, 7:31 PM 23,477 Views 89 Comments

Some images appear to depict mass killings.

# captured - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Boko Haram kill one Chinese worker and kidnap 10 others in Cameroon
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

Boko Haram kill one Chinese worker and kidnap 10 others in Cameroon

May 17th 2014, 12:46 PM 6,847 Views 60 Comments

The militants stormed an encampment used by Chinese road workers last night.

# captured - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Libya claims arrest of ex-Gaddafi spokesperson, but he denies it
# Libya
# Libya

Libya claims arrest of ex-Gaddafi spokesperson, but he denies it

Oct 21st 2012, 11:13 AM 2,454 Views 7 Comments

The public face of the Gaddafi regime, Moussa Ibrahim, has denied in audio message that he has been arrested but there has been no confirmation it is him.

# captured - Monday 13 August, 2012

Syria: Rebels claim to capture pilot of downed warplane
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Rebels claim to capture pilot of downed warplane

Aug 13th 2012, 7:32 PM 2,931 Views 18 Comments

Rebel fighters say they shot the plane down earlier using an anti-aircraft weapon.

# captured - Friday 10 August, 2012

In pictures: London 2012, Day 14
# Olympics
From The42
# Olympics

In pictures: London 2012, Day 14

Aug 10th 2012, 5:50 PM 3,071 Views 0 Comments

Mullingar got a day in the Olympic sun and there were some low-blows in the taekwondo.

# captured - Sunday 13 May, 2012

LRA commander captured by Ugandan soldiers
# Uganda
# Uganda

LRA commander captured by Ugandan soldiers

May 13th 2012, 4:26 PM 2,819 Views 7 Comments

Ugandan officials say Caesar Acellam was one of Joseph Kony’s top strategists in the LRA.

# captured - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam captured in Libya: report
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam captured in Libya: report

Nov 19th 2011, 12:14 PM 1,709 Views 4 Comments

Muammar and Safiya Gaddafi’s eldest son – the last of the ousted leader’s sons to remain unaccounted for – was reportedly found while his aides tried to smuggle him out of Libya.

# captured - Friday 15 April, 2011

Western journalists held in detention camps in Libya
# Libya
# Libya

Western journalists held in detention camps in Libya

Apr 15th 2011, 12:02 PM 455 Views 0 Comments

Journalists and photographers spotted at government centre in Tripoli after being captured on 5 April in eastern Libya.