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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/17/2024 3:55:18 PM
Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh on Saturday reiterated the group's demand of a complete ceasefire in Gaza, a day after US President Joe Biden called for a "temporary truce" to secure the release of hostages.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
2/1/2024 6:39:34 PM
An assailant on Thursday took a number of people hostage at a plant owned by US cosmetics giant Procter & Gamble near Istanbul in protest at the Israeli war on Gaza, a police spokesman said.

Sports - World
1/18/2024 9:00:21 PM
Turkey's leading soccer club Basaksehir announced Thursday they have parted ways with its Israeli player Eden Karzev following a disciplinary probe of his social media post calling for the release of captives held in Gaza by Hamas.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
12/26/2023 9:31:47 PM
Israel on Tuesday returned the bodies of 80 Palestinians killed in Gaza after taking them from morgues and graves to check there were no hostages among them, sources in the territory's health ministry said.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
12/18/2023 6:09:24 PM
Israel's military is showing "an appalling lack of distinction" in its targeting in Gaza, the EU's top diplomat said Monday, highlighting the deaths of Israeli hostages, worshippers and other Palestinian civilians.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
11/27/2023 2:26:32 PM
The Palestinian authorities demanded the Israeli military to disclose information regarding over 100 people thought to have been taken hostages in Gaza during its assault on the territory.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/21/2023 7:10:53 PM
Negotiations for a deal on the release of Israeli hostages and Palestinian prisoners and a preliminary ceasefire have been making slow progress, reports Dina Ezzat

Opinion - War on Gaza
11/1/2023 12:17:00 PM
As mediators exert efforts to secure the release of Israeli captives in Gaza, they need to tell the world about Palestinian captives in Israeli prisons as well.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
10/31/2023 10:52:24 PM
Shady Mohsen reviews moves to free the Israeli hostages being held by Hamas and Israel’s options in its war on Gaza.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/25/2023 9:39:35 PM
US President Joe Biden said Wednesday that he "did not demand" that Israel delay a ground invasion of Gaza until hostages held by Hamas are freed.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/20/2023 10:05:00 PM
Gaza's rulers Hamas said Friday its armed wing has released two American hostages, from around 200 captives abducted in attacks by the militant group in Israel on 7 October.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/17/2023 7:59:23 PM
Diplomatic bids to free around 200 captives held by Hamas in Gaza gathered pace Tuesday, with Turkey saying it was in talks with the Islamist group to secure their release.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/13/2023 11:24:35 PM
UN chief Antonio Guterres appealed Friday for the protection of basic human rights as the Israel-Hamas conflict spiraled, stressing that "even wars have rules" and warning against using hostages as human shields.

World - Region
10/12/2023 11:28:07 PM
The Israeli military pulverized the Gaza Strip with airstrikes, prepared for a possible ground invasion and said Thursday its complete siege — which has left Palestinians desperate for food, fuel and medicine — would remain in place until the Hamas militants that rule the territory freed some 150 captives taken during an unprecedented weekend incursion.

World - Africa
3/27/2023 12:37:17 AM
A notorious militia in eastern DR Congo on Sunday executed 17 people it took hostage the previous day, local sources said.

World - Africa
2/25/2023 2:10:48 PM
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for killing more than 70 soldiers, wounding dozens, and taking five hostages, in an ambush on a military convoy in northern Burkina Faso.

World - International
12/20/2022 10:42:46 PM
All 33 suspected militant prisoners who seized a Pakistan police station over the weekend were killed and their hostages freed in a clearance operation by special forces on Tuesday, the defence minister said.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
8/31/2022 9:09:30 PM
As war returns to the region of Tigray, the Ethiopian government must understand that a healthy and integrated Ethiopia cannot be established by taking some six million people hostage.

Opinion -
4/26/2022 7:48:44 PM
The United States was occupied for 12 hours with a terrorist incident in Texas, where a British person held hostage a synagogue rabbi and three worshipers for long hours. The terrorist claimed to be the brother of Dr. Afia Siddiqui, and demanded her release in exchange for the release of the hostages. The terrorist was killed in the incident and no one was injured.

World - International
4/14/2022 9:34:45 PM
El Shafee Elsheikh, a member of the notorious Islamic State kidnap-and-murder cell known as the "Beatles," was found guilty of all charges on Thursday in the deaths of four American hostages in Syria.

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