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Sep 20, 2014

Turkey: 49 hostages have been freed

Forty nine hostages who were seized by Islamic militants in Iraq have been freed and safely returned to Turkey, ending Turkey's most serious hostage crisis, Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu said today...

Sep 20, 2014

Isis militants release 49 hostages taken at Turkish consulate in Mosul

The hostages, 46 Turks and three Iraqis, were seized on 11 June as Islamic State militants took control of swaths of Iraq and Syria Dozens of hostages captured when Islamic State (Isis) fighters seized the Turkish consulate in Mosul in June have been... #Syria #Iraq #Turkey #Mosul

Sep 20, 2014

Turkey: 49 hostages seized by ISIS released

Dozens of Turkish hostages abducted by Islamist militants in northern Iraq were freed Saturday after three months in captivity. Militants from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria raided the Turkish consulate in June and seized 49 people, including Co... #Syria #Iraq

Sep 20, 2014

Islamic State frees 49 Turkish hostages

Turkish hostages who had been held by the Islamic State in Iraq for more than three months were released Saturday morning and brought back to Turkey, said Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu... #Iraq #Turkey

Sep 20, 2014

Turkish hostages seized by IS militants freed, says PM

Turkish intelligence agents brought 49 hostages seized by the Islamic State group (IS) in northern Iraq back to Turkey on Saturday after more than three months in captivity, in what President Tayyip Erdogan described as a covert rescue operation... #Turkey #Iraq

Sep 20, 2014

49 Turkish hostages held by ISIS freed, prime minister says

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday that 49 hostages who were seized by Islamic militants in Iraq have been freed and safely returned to Turkey, ending Turkey's most serious hostage crisis... #Iraq #Turkey

Sep 20, 2014

Freed Islamic State Hostages Return To Turkey

The Prime Minister hugs the hostages after they were released in a "secretly conducted operation throughout the night"... #Iraq #Turkey

Sep 20, 2014

Turkey: 49 hostages have been freed

Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by Islamic militants in Iraq three months ago were freed and safely returned to Turkey on Saturday, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said, ending Turkey's… Click to Continue ... #Iraq #Turkey

Sep 20, 2014

Free hostages urges Siddiqui family

The family of a jailed Pakistani scientist nicknamed Lady al Qaida, whose release has been demanded by Islamic State (IS) extremists, has called for the Jihadi group to free two British hostages... #Iraq #Turkey

Sep 20, 2014

49 Islamic State hostages rescued by Turkey

The captives, who were seized in Iraq three months ago, included children and special forces soldier... #Iraq #Turkey