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KABUL (Reuters) - The Afghan Taliban released a video on Wednesday showing an Australian and an American hostage pleading with the U.S. government to negotiate with their captors and saying that unles...
Syrian Democratic Forces freed more than 2,000 civilian hostages.
Authorities shot the two attackers dead.
Seven men were taken hostage in total, and five injured.
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Three Australians and a New Zealander kidnapped in a deadly attack in Nigeria have been released. The men, who work for Perth-based mining company Macmahon Holdings, were in a group driving on the ou...
The suspect had barricaded himself in the officer’s home, along with a woman and child.
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Police have established an exclusion zone in the area.
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BELGRADE/TRIPOLI, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Two Serbian Embassy staff members abducted in Libya in November were among nearly 50 people killed on Friday in U.S. air strikes on a suspected Islamic State train...
One of the first lessons from the Paris attacks for Australian policy makers is that, in light of a rising domestic terror threat, our active shooter police response capability needs to be rapidly enhanced.
Beijing: The Islamic State group has identified a Chinese and a Norwegian national it claims to be holding hostage, and is demanding ransoms in exchange for their release. The extremist group posted p...