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World - Africa
11/2/2021 5:22:40 PM
Gunmen in Nigeria's capital abducted six people from the staff quarters of a university, officials said Tuesday. It was the first attack of its kind in Abuja since a wave of school kidnappings began in the country more than a year ago.

World - International
10/18/2021 10:59:29 AM
​U.S. officials are working with Haitian authorities to try to secure the release of 12 adults and five children with a U.S.-based missionary group who were abducted over the weekend by a gang notorious for killings, kidnappings and extortion.

World - Africa
3/2/2021 6:05:29 PM
Nigeria has seen several such attacks and kidnappings in recent years, the most notorious in 2014, when 276 girls were abducted by the jihadist rebels of Boko Haram in Borno state

World - Africa
2/27/2021 3:14:52 PM
Kidnappings for ransom by armed groups, many of whom carry guns and ride motorcycles, are common across many northern Nigerian states

World - Region
9/19/2020 10:00:00 AM

World - International
4/10/2016 10:25:43 AM

Arts & Culture - Film
4/9/2016 3:02:06 PM

World - International
1/3/2016 3:13:30 PM

Egypt - Politics
4/30/2015 1:55:26 PM
Egypt's foreign ministry has reissued calls for Egyptians to avoid conflict-ridden Libya, where kidnappings and killings have targeted expatriates

World - International
4/14/2015 11:12:35 AM

World - Region
4/12/2015 12:12:08 PM

World - Region
2/26/2015 10:03:24 AM

Egypt - Politics
2/13/2015 4:33:02 PM
Coptic Christians working in Libya have in recent months been targeted by Islamist militias, which has included kidnappings and executions

Egypt - Politics
1/3/2015 6:44:31 PM

World - International
11/2/2014 10:04:22 AM

Egypt - Politics
9/19/2014 11:13:28 AM
There has been a wave of killings and kidnappings of Egyptian workers in Libya in recent months

World - Region
6/28/2014 2:56:20 PM
The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant stands accused, according to eyewitness accounts, of destroying Shia shrines around Mosul and Tel Afar and kidnapping scores of 60 Shia Turkmen

World - International
5/10/2014 8:35:50 PM

World - International
5/10/2014 12:24:03 PM
Egyptian activists, intellectuals, artists mobilise in support of international campaign on missing schoolgirls in Nigeria amid muted response in Arab media

World - International
4/26/2014 6:42:42 PM

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