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Nigeria Hostages

Italy Confirms 7 Hostages Killed In Nigeria

AP | JON GAMBRELL | Posted 05.10.2013 | World

KANO, Nigeria — Radical Islamic fighters killed seven foreign hostages in Nigeria, European diplomats said Sunday, making it the worst such kidn...

Hostage Death Irks Italian Politicians

AP | JON GAMBRELL and DAVID STRINGER | Posted 05.09.2012 | World

SOKOTO, Nigeria — The two hostages from Italy and Britain found dead during a botched rescue operation spent their final days living in bare squ...

Hostages Killed In Failed Rescue Attempt

AP | JILL LAWLESS and JON GAMBRELL | Posted 05.08.2012 | World

LONDON — Two Europeans held hostage in Nigeria by kidnappers claiming ties to al-Qaida were killed before rescuers could free them, authorities ...