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Eight killed as gunmen take hostages in Baghdad mall, say Iraqi police

Jan 11, 2016

Eight killed as gunmen take hostages in Baghdad mall, say Iraqi police

Gunmen blew up a car bomb, sprayed gunfire in a crowded area and took hostages in a shopping mall in eastern Baghdad on Monday. #NewsTracker #Iraq #car bomb #Shopping mall #hostages #Ramadi #Baghdad mall
More journalist hostages but fewer imprisoned in 2015: Reporters Without Borders

Dec 15, 2015

More journalist hostages but fewer imprisoned in 2015: Reporters Without Borders

The number of journalists put in prison fell 14 percent in 2015 from last year, to 153, RSF said, describing China as "the world's biggest prison for journalists", followed by Egypt. #China #Egypt #NewsTracker #journalist #journalists #hostages #reporters #RSF
Hostages in French town safe, situation not linked to Paris attacks

Nov 25, 2015

Hostages in French town safe, situation not linked to Paris attacks

A hostage situation in the northern French town of Roubaix was apparently not linked to the Paris attacks earlier this month and was drawing to a close with the hostages now safe, #France #NewsTracker #Paris #Hostage #Hostage situation #Paris attacks #Roubaix
After Islamist gunmen kill 27 in seige at Mali's Radisson Blu, govt declares emergency

Nov 21, 2015

After Islamist gunmen kill 27 in seige at Mali's Radisson Blu, govt declares emergency

Suspected Islamist gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Mali's capital Friday, firing automatic weapons and seizing more than 100 guests and staff in a hostage-taking that has left at least 22 people dead. #NewsTracker #Mali #Bamako #hostage crisis #World #Radisson Blu hotel #Mali Hotel Siege
Mali siege: Three dead as gunmen take170 hostage at luxury hotel in Bamako

Nov 20, 2015

Mali siege: Three dead as gunmen take170 hostage at luxury hotel in Bamako

Gunmen went on the rampage at a luxury hotel in Mali's capital on Friday, seizing 170 guests and staff in a suspected Islamist hostage-taking that has left at least three people dead. #NewsTracker #Air France #Mali #Bamako #Hostage #gunmen #Radisson Blu #jihadist #Ibrahim Boubacar Keita #India #Mali siege
A history of violence: Timeline of unrest in Mali since January 2012

Nov 20, 2015

A history of violence: Timeline of unrest in Mali since January 2012

A timeline of unrest in Mali since January 2012, after gunmen went on a shooting rampage at the luxury Radisson Blu hotel in the capital Bamako taking hostages on Friday #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Mali #Bamako #hostage crisis #Radisson Hotel #siege #World
Mali siege as it unfolds: Gunmen take 170 hostages, including 20 Indians, at Radisson hotel; three killed

Nov 20, 2015

Mali siege as it unfolds: Gunmen take 170 hostages, including 20 Indians, at Radisson hotel; three killed

Gunmen went on a shooting rampage at the luxury Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital Bamako on Friday, seizing 170 guests and staff in an ongoing hostage-taking, the hotel chain said. #NewsTracker #Mali #Bamako #hostage crisis #gunmen #World #Radisson Blu hotel
Political agenda behind hostage killing, says China following failed bid to rescue its citizen captured by IS

Nov 20, 2015

Political agenda behind hostage killing, says China following failed bid to rescue its citizen captured by IS

China has tried to rescue its national who was executed by the Islamic State by negotiating to pay the ransom but its efforts were interrupted by the recent intense Russian and French air strikes against it. #China #Terrorism #NewsTracker #terror #News #islamic-state #World #French Russian airstrikes #Chinese hostage Fan
'Terrorists are common enemy of humankind': China condemns killing of hostage by IS

Nov 19, 2015

'Terrorists are common enemy of humankind': China condemns killing of hostage by IS

China's president has strongly condemned the killing of a Chinese hostage by Islamic State, saying the group is an enemy of mankind. #China #NewsTracker #Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation #APEC #islamic-state #ISIS #IS #Chinese hostage #Fan Jinghui
Islamic State English magazine 'Dabiq' announces killing of Chinese, Norwegian hostages

Nov 19, 2015

Islamic State English magazine 'Dabiq' announces killing of Chinese, Norwegian hostages

The Islamic State jihadist group said Wednesday it has killed a Chinese and a Norwegian hostage, two months after it had demanded a ransom for the pair's release. #NewsTracker #hostages #ISIS