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# kidnappings - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Chibok girl abducted by Boko Haram in 2014 rescued
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Chibok girl abducted by Boko Haram in 2014 rescued

Jan 4th 2018, 8:10 PM 14,240 Views 4 Comments

News of the rescue comes after weeks of relentless attacks by Boko Haram in the northeast.

# kidnappings - Thursday 31 March, 2016

There were 25% more kidnappings in Ireland last year, but what does it mean?
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There were 25% more kidnappings in Ireland last year, but what does it mean?

Mar 31st 2016, 6:08 AM 16,116 Views 13 Comments

Not all kidnappings involve hostages or demands for money.

# kidnappings - Friday 29 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 29th 2014, 10:46 PM 12,822 Views 46 Comments

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

# kidnappings - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

American family reveals their 26-year-old daughter is being held captive in Syria
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American family reveals their 26-year-old daughter is being held captive in Syria

Aug 27th 2014, 10:02 AM 12,922 Views 28 Comments

The humanitarian worker was kidnapped by the militant group some time ago.

# kidnappings - Saturday 23 August, 2014

To pay or not to pay? James Foley's death underscores an agonising dilemma
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# Breaking The Cycle

To pay or not to pay? James Foley's death underscores an agonising dilemma

Aug 23rd 2014, 8:15 AM 9,486 Views 44 Comments

It is estimated that terrorists net about $120m between 2004 and 2012 in ransoms.

# kidnappings - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Survivors recall terrifying scene of suicide attack in Nigeria as death toll rises to 41
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# Nigeria

Survivors recall terrifying scene of suicide attack in Nigeria as death toll rises to 41

Mar 19th 2013, 9:20 PM 6,133 Views 3 Comments

The attack yesterday saw two suicide bombers ram their car into the bus station in Kano, Nigeria’s second largest city.