Posts Tagged ‘kidnapping’

Foreign tourists attacked in Ethiopia

Thursday, January 19, 2012 Comments off

Gunmen have attacked foreign tourists in northern Ethiopia, reportedly killing 5 and kidnapping 4 others.

The mainly European visitors were attacked on Monday night near the Erta Ale volcano, a popular tourist attraction in the northern Afar region. Read more…

Kenya reinforces security to hunt for kidnappers of aid workers

Friday, October 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 14,2011


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By Daniel Ooko, Stephen Ingati and Chrispinus Omar

NAIROBI, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) — Kenyan authorities have enhanced security along the border with Somalia after suspected Al-Shabaab militants kidnapped two international staff working for the medical charity, Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) earlier on Thursday. Read more…

Kenya:Gunmen kidnap 4 in Kenyan refugee camp

Thursday, October 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 13,2011

Doctors Without Borders worker. Photo: EPA

Gunmen have attacked a refugee camp in Kenya hijacking four workers, Associated Press reported Thursday.

Two of the hijacked people are Kenyan citizens. Read more…

WAR IN LIBYA:Freedom for Hala Al misrati – VIDEO

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 25,2011                                
The Libyan Journalist Hala Al Misrati Has been Kidnapped by the Libyan rebels who are Loyal to the so-called  National Transitional  Council (NTC) in Libya.

Please help us save her and spread the word:

Journalists should always be safe by Read more…

Libya:Italian journalists kidnapped in Libya by Gaddafi loyalists

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 25,2011

 Journalists in Libya. Photo: AFP  Read more…