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Afghanistan Kidnapping

Gunmen Kidnap 30 Members Of Hazara Ethnic Minority In Afghanistan

AP | MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 04.26.2015 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — Gunmen in southern Afghanistan kidnapped 30 members of the Hazara ethnic community, authorities said Tuesday, in what a...

Gunmen Kidnap Dozens Of Workers Clearing Landmines In Afghanistan

Reuters | Dylan Welch | Posted 03.22.2014 | World

KABUL, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Unknown gunmen on Tuesday seized more than 60 Afghan workers clearing Soviet-era anti-tank mines in western Herat province...

Taliban Kidnap Female Parliament Member

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- A female member of Afghanistan's parliament has been kidnapped by the Taliban in eastern Ghazni province and is being held in ex...

Eight Security Troops Who Were Kidnapped In Afghanistan Found Dead

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ and SOLOMON MOORE | Posted 10.13.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan security forces have recovered the bodies of five policemen and three intelligence agents who were kidnapped by insu...

Afghan Road Bombings, Kidnappings Doubled In 2008, Says US Diplomat

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — U.S.-led coalition forces killed 11 militants during an operation just outside the Afghan capital, the coalition said Wedne...

American Woman Kidnapped in Afghanistan

AP | NOOR KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Gunmen kidnapped a burqa-clad American aid worker and her driver in southern Afghanistan's largest city early Saturday, ...