U.S. to Compensate Families of Killed HostagesThe United States will compensate the families of two Al-Qaeda hostages killed in an operation near the Afghan-Pakistan border.
ISIS Issues New Threat to Kill Jordanian PilotISIS threatens to execute Jordanian pilot if female suicide bomber not released by sunset, new recording by Japanese hostage states.
UNSC Condemns ISIS's Murder of Japanese Hostage15-member council issues unanimous condemnation of Haruna Yukawa's murder as 'heinous and cowardly act.'
Analysts: Who is Sajida al-Rishawi?Why did ISIS drop its demand for $200 million in ransom, and instead seek the release of a female terrorist in Jordanian custody?
One of the Japanese ISIS Hostages Mentally IllLocal media reveals Haruna Yukawa has a history of suicide attempts, may have gone to Syria to die.
Japanese Gov't: 'We Will Not Give in to Terrorism''Taking people hostage is unforgivable and I feel strong anger,' Tokyo spokesman says after ISIS releases ransom video.
ISIS Gives Japan 72 Hours to Save HostagesJapanese men become latest hostages in pre-beheading video, the first time ISIS has threatened Asia instead of the West.
Al-Qaeda Hostages Killed During Rescue AttemptJournalist Luke Somers and teacher Pierre Korkie killed by Al-Qaeda terrorists in Yemen during a failed rescue bid.
Al-Qaeda Releases Video of HostagesAl-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb releases a video showing two hostages begging for their lives.
Egypt Said Readying Operation to Free HostagesEgypt sent hundreds of troops and dozens of tanks into Sinai, in apparent preparation for a military operation to free kidnapped officers
French Family Kidnapped by Islamist ‘Boko Haram’A French family of seven with four children has been abducted by the Nigeria-based radical Islamist “Boko Haram” terrorist organization.
Panetta: US Has to Fight Back After Algeria AttackAmerica has "got to fight back," Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Monday, referring to terrorist attack in Algeria.
Algeria Launches Second Rescue OperationAlgeria begins a second military operation to rescue some 30 foreign hostages still captive by Al-Qaeda-affiliated group.
30 Hostages Killed as Algeria Operation Ends30 hostages and at least 11 Al-Qaeda linked terrorists killed when Algerian forces storm a desert gas plant in a bid to free captives.
48 Dead in Rescue Attempt by Algerian ArmyAt least 35 hostages and 15 terrorists were reportedly killed in a rescue attempt by the Algerian army at the In Amenas gas installation.
Al Qaeda Terrorists Kill 3, Hold Americans, OthersAl Qaeda-linked terrorists are holding Americans and other foreign nationals hostage after seizing a gas field in southern Algeria.
Hostage Situation in US Turns Brutal: Four DeadA gunman killed three people before police shot him dead in the same town that played host to a violent massacre at a cinema last year.
Al-Qaeda Releases Another Video of U.S. HostageIn the second video in two days, Warren Weinstein asks his wife to contact American Jewish communities to secure his release.
US Hostage Appeals to PM 'as One Jew to Another'Warren Weinstein, captured in Pakistan, in August 2011, asks Israel's leader: "please intervene on my behalf."
Two U.S. Tourists Freed by Captors in SinaiTwo Massachusetts tourists who were abducted in the Sinai region freed after three days in captivity.
US Family of Sinai Kidnap Victim: 'A Nightmare'The family of an American Christian pastor kidnapped by Bedouin in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday say they still can't believe it happened.
Lebanon Works to Free Kidnapped Shi'ites in SyriaBeirut has asked Turkey to help free 11 Shi'ite tourists who were kidnapped in Syria Wednesday.