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Maccabee B-Ball Greats in Tribute Game

Basketball pros from the “glory days” of Maccabee Tel Aviv took the court in a tribute to Eyal Yifrah, Gilad Sha'er and Naftali Frenkel.Yoni Kempinski, 7/30/2015, 8:13 AM

Israeli Escapes Kidnappers' Clutches in Colombia

An Israeli businessman in Colombia managed to escape from kidnappers – by calling rescuers and speaking to them in Hebrew.Moshe Cohen, 7/20/2015, 8:52 PM

Hamas Restates Demands for Kidnapped Israelis

Senior Hamas official Mahmoud al-Zahar says as far as he is concerned the matter is 'closed' until Israeli frees dozens of terrorists.Dalit Halevi, 7/10/2015, 3:44 PM

Activists: IDF Just Let Mengistu Slip into Gaza

Sources in the Ethiopian community charge that racism played a major role in abduction of Avraham Mengistu and subsequent media silence.Yaakov Levi, 7/9/2015, 12:39 PM

Two Israeli Citizens Kidnapped by Hamas

An Israeli Arab and an Israeli of Ethiopian descent are both being held in Gaza.Koby Finkler, 7/9/2015, 9:24 AM

UN Employee Kidnapped in Iraq

A United Nations employee abducted northeast of Baghdad, says spokeswoman for the UN mission in the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2015, 2:46 AM

Syria: Islamists Kidnap 300 Kurdish Civilians

Al-Nusra Front may be responsible for mass kidnapping in Idlib.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2015, 5:45 PM

IDF Searching for Man who Entered Arab Village

Jewish man went into a village near Hevron, but didn't come back. IDF says it is treating the case as an abduction. Large manhunt launched.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/2/2015, 8:44 PM

Is an Uprising against ISIS Beginning in Syria?

A day after deputy head of Deir Ezzor province found beheaded, more members of ISIS religious police force abducted.Cynthia Blank, 1/8/2015, 7:41 AM

Libya: Kidnapped Coptic Christians Released

A local leader says 13 Coptic Christian workers from Egypt have been freed after being seized in Libya by "people smugglers".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 5:43 AM

Two Kidnapped Italian Women Appear in Video

Two women identifying themselves as Italian aid workers kidnapped in Syria urge their government to seek their release.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2015, 3:42 AM

Man Kidnaps Daughter from Sweden to Bethlehem

An eastern Jerusalem resident arrested for kidnapping his daughter, 3, from her mother in Sweden and bringing the child to Bethlehem.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 1/1/2015, 1:25 PM

Canada 'Aware' of Reports that Citizen Kidnapped

Canada says it is "aware of reports" that Israeli-Canadian Gill Rosenberg may have been kidnapped by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 12/1/2014, 6:46 AM

Report: Muslims Attempt to Kidnap Jew in Djerba

Three men attempted to kidnap the 12-year-old boy on the eve of the holiday of Sukkot.Moshe Cohen, 10/12/2014, 4:43 PM

ISIS Releases New Video of Kidnapped Journalist

“Islamic State” releases a third video of John Cantlie, in which he criticizes Obama's strategy in Iraq and Syria.Ben Ariel, 9/30/2014, 5:15 AM

Algeria: IS Splinter Group Kidnaps French Citizen

French man appears in a video and claims he was kidnapped by an Algeria-based “Islamic State” splinter group, the Caliphate Soldiers.Ben Ariel, 9/23/2014, 1:14 AM

Family of Kidnapped Man Asks IS to Release Him

The family of British hostage Alan Henning makes a dramatic appeal for his release.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2014, 3:52 AM

Kidnapped Fijian Peacekeepers to be Released

Fiji says 45 UN peacekeepers taken hostage by Al-Qaeda-linked rebels in the Golan Heights will be released soon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2014, 3:15 AM

UN Chief Condemns Kidnapping of Peacekeepers

Ban Ki-moon calls for the immediate release of 43 peacekeepers who were kidnapped by Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, 8/29/2014, 5:12 AM

U.S. Accuses Al-Nusra of Kidnapping Peacekeepers

The United States accuses the Al-Qaeda-affiliate Al-Nusra Front of detaining 43 members of the UN peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 8/29/2014, 4:44 AM

US Condemns 'Barbaric' Breach of Truce by Hamas

US slams breach of Gaza truce in which IDF soldier feared abducted; talks over long-term ceasefire suspended.Ari Soffer, 8/1/2014, 3:36 PM

Suspected Arab Abduction Attempt Foiled near J'lem

15-year-old girl escapes two Arab teens who tried to convince her to board car near Abu Gosh, police track down and investigate them.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 7/8/2014, 6:52 PM

Nigeria: 60 Women and Girls Escape Boko Haram

More than 60 women and girls abducted last month by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria escape their captors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2014, 4:12 AM

Doubts Raised Over Murder of Arab Teen

Doubts raised over allegations Mohammed Khader killed by Jews in 'revenge' attack; father said 'Arabs' tried to kidnap younger son earlier.Yaakov Levi, 7/3/2014, 3:13 PM

PM Condemns Israeli Arab Leadership Over Abduction

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu warns Israeli Arab leaders that without condemning abduction, they cannot be part of Israeli society.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 6/30/2014, 5:05 PM

Nigeria: Boko Haram Kidnaps Another 90 Women

Jihadi group abducts scores of women just months after kidnapping more than 200 schoolgirls.Ari Soffer, 6/24/2014, 8:51 PM

'Terrorism is Terrorism - Stop Blaming the Victim'

FM Avigdor Liberman takes media to task over its portrayal of hitchhiking. 'Would you blame a 9/11 victim for working that day?' he asks.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 6/16/2014, 10:58 AM

Terrorists Scurry into Hiding to Avoid IDF's Wrath

Hamas terrorists have gone into hiding out of fear of Israeli forces out in strength in search for three missing teens.Yosef Berger, 6/15/2014, 5:01 PM

Abbas: PA Will Assist Israel in Search

PA Chairman reacts to disappearance of three yeshiva students, says the PA will assist Israel in the search.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/14/2014, 1:55 AM

U.S. Concerned Over Missing Yeshiva Boys

State Department says it is working with Israel and PA to locate missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/14/2014, 1:18 AM

Students Ask UN Chief to Help Locate Missing Teens

If yeshiva students were kidnapped by terorrists, UN has the power to assist in their release, write students to Ban Ki-moon.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/14/2014, 12:50 AM

Netanyahu Links Hamas-Fatah Government to Students

Netanyahu speaks with Kerry, says yeshiva boys’ disappearance directly related to Hamas-Fatah unity.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/13/2014, 10:45 PM

Livni Asks Kerry to Assist in Search for Boys

Justice Minister meets Secretary of State in London, explains the need for rapid action to locate missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/13/2014, 9:36 PM

PA: We're Not Responsible for Boys' Disappearance

PA spokesman says PA has "nothing to do" with the three missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/13/2014, 9:04 PM

IDF Spokesman: Doing Everything We Can

IDF Spokesman Moti Almoz says the entire defense establishment doing everything in its power to locate the three missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/13/2014, 8:28 PM

Yeshiva Students Suspected Kidnapped by Terrorists

Massive IDF manhunt underway in Hevron area after students suspected kidnapped by terrorists; Chief rabbinate calls for public prayer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2014, 5:16 PM

Boko Haram Kidnaps 20 More Women in Nigeria

Terrorist group 'on the rampage' in northeastern Nigeria - terrorizing villages as local government lags behind in fighting the terror.Tova Dvorin, 6/10/2014, 2:38 PM

4 Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls Escape

Four of the Nigerian girls who were kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists last month have escaped.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2014, 4:42 AM

Nigeria Knows Where Missing Schoolgirls Are

Nigeria's highest ranking military officer reveals the missing teenagers have been located.Elad Benari, 5/27/2014, 4:12 AM

Nigeria Won't Exchange Terrorists for Girls?

Nigeria's President rules out the possibility of releasing terrorists in exchange for schoolgirls being held captive by Boko Haram.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2014, 3:45 AM

Watch: Islamists Show Kidnapped Christian Girls

Video is the first definitive proof of life since the nearly 300 girls were kidnapped. Islamists claim they have 'converted to Islam'.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 5/12/2014, 4:46 PM

Terror Cell Planned Kidnapping Attacks from Prison

'Ensemble cast' of terrorists hatched elaborate plan to kidnap soldiers, with Hamas and Saudi backing, according to Shin Bet.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/11/2014, 6:07 PM

Hezbollah Sources: Jeep Attack Kidnapping Attempt

The explosion on the Golan Heights Tuesday that injured three IDF soldiers was a failed kidnapping attempt, Hezbollah sources said.Uzi Baruch, 3/18/2014, 5:55 PM

Syrian Rebels Release Nuns Kidnapped in December

A group of nuns who were kidnapped by rebels released in exchange for women prisoners who were held in regime jails.Elad Benari, 3/10/2014, 5:46 AM

PA Official Supports Kidnapping Israeli Soldiers

Senior PA representative Jibril Rajoub calls kidnapping Israeli soldiers 'the only language Israel can understand.'Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 8:47 AM

Libya: Abducted Egyptian Diplomats Freed

Five Egyptian diplomats who were abducted by Libyan former rebels were released late Sunday.Elad Benari, 1/27/2014, 4:46 AM

Egypt Evacuates Diplomatic Missions in Libya

Egypt evacuates embassy in Tripoli and consulate in Benghazi after kidnappers seized four Egyptian diplomats.Elad Benari, 1/26/2014, 4:04 AM

Egyptian Officials Kidnapped in the Sinai

Egyptian labor ministry official and three trade union activists kidnapped in the Sinai, in what may be another terrorist attack.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 5:46 AM

Carjackers Steal Car with Baby Inside

Carjackers drag mother from car and speed off with baby. Baby found alive and well.Maayana Miskin, 12/3/2013, 4:50 PM

Gunmen Kidnap Libya's Deputy Intelligence Chief

Libya's deputy intelligence chief, Mustafa Nuh, abducted in Tripoli as violence continues to rage in Libya's capital.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 4:42 AM

Police Chief Stops Kidnapping in Be’er Sheva

Police chief stumbles across scene of violent kidnapping between parents.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 8:44 AM

Cops Use 'Hollywood-Style' Trick, Foil Kidnappers

Police indict four people accused of kidnapping a Jerusalem resident, catching with that old Hollywood standby – marked money.David Lev, 10/31/2013, 12:48 PM

Kidnapped Lebanese Pilgrims Released

Nine Lebanese pilgrims who were kidnapped by rebels in Syria have been freed in exchange for two Turkish pilots seized in Lebanon in August.Elad Benari, 10/20/2013, 4:40 AM

Hamas Threatens to Kidnap More Soldiers

On the 2nd anniversary of Gilad Shalit's release, Hamas threatens Israel that it will kidnap more soldiers and "continue the resistance."Elad Benari, Canada, 10/18/2013, 10:52 PM

Another 'Terror Tunnel' from Gaza Destroyed

IDF engineers working to demolish tunnel as Hamas promises "thousands more."Ari Soffer, 10/15/2013, 9:16 AM

Libyan PM: My Kidnapping Was an Attempted Coup

Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan says his kidnapping and released was an attempted coup against his government.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2013, 11:16 PM

Libya's Prime Minister: I Won't Resign

Hours after being kidnapped and released, Libya’s Prime Minister Ali Zeidan says he has no intention of resigning.Elad Benari, 10/11/2013, 3:43 AM