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Murder ‘Raises Tough Questions’

Netanyahu laments ‘ceaseless’ terror war, Danon blames PA, and Yogev warns Israel faces tough questions.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 9:40 AM

Two Turkish Pilots Kidnapped in Lebanon

Two pilots working for Turkish Airlines abducted near Beirut's international airport. Unknown group claims to be holding them.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2013, 12:46 AM

Hamas Publishes Photos of Shalit Release

A new Hamas video takes pride in kidnappings, and shows new footage of Shalit walking free.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2013, 2:03 PM

Dichter: Israel Gives In Too Quickly on Kidnapping

Former Shin Bet head says Israel needs to pressure terrorist kidnappers, not just negotiate.Maayana Miskin, 6/25/2013, 2:11 PM

Female Soldiers Report Kidnap Attempt

Police search for Arab men suspected of trying to kidnap three soldiers from a base near Hadera.Maayana Miskin, 6/4/2013, 10:00 PM

Morsi Rejects Negotiations with Bedouin Kidnappers

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi bars negotiations with the kidnappers of three policemen and four soldiers.Elad Benari, 5/20/2013, 5:45 AM

Sinai Bedouin: We Were Better Off Under Israel

Sinai Bedouin blame interior ministry for kidnappings in the region and say: We've already paid a price for Israel returning the land.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 1:35 AM

Syrian Rebels Abduct 4 UN Peacekeepers

Rebels on the Syrian side of the Golan abducted four Filipino UN peacekeepers in the same area where 21 peacekeepers were recently held.Elad Benari, 5/8/2013, 3:12 AM

Sinai Bedouin Kidnap a Hungarian Peacemaker

Armed Bedouin tribesmen freed a Hungarian peacekeeper in Egypt's Sinai after briefly detaining him.Elad Benari, 4/12/2013, 3:42 AM

Israeli Arab Released by Sinai Kidnappers

Amir Hassan, the Israeli Arab who was kidnapped last week in Sinai along with his Norwegian companion, was released by his Bedouin captors David Lev, 3/26/2013, 8:45 PM

Report: No Threat to Life of Israeli Hostage

Egyptian Bedouin captors of Israeli man and Norwegian woman are not threatening murder.Chana Ya'ar, Maayana Miskin, 3/24/2013, 9:21 AM

Report: Arab Israeli Kidnapped in Sinai

An Arab Israeli man has reportedly been kidnapped in Sinai. , 3/22/2013, 1:28 PM

Second Test: Ashdod Woman is Not Kidnapped Girl

A second DNA test has shown that a woman from Ashdod is definitely not Alexandra Brandt, who disappeared in 1994.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2013, 11:02 AM

DNA Tests Cannot Confirm Kidnapped Girl Found

DNA tests fail to confirm or disprove that long-lost Alexandra Brandt has been found.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2013, 9:01 AM

Hamas Calls to Kidnap IDF Soldiers

Hamas, taking advantage of the rioting in Judea and Samaria, calls on terrorists to kidnap IDF soldiers.Elad Benari, 2/26/2013, 6:12 AM

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.Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 5:04 PM

PA Gang Kidnapped Elderly Israeli Cabbie

An Arab gang kidnapped a 70-year-old Israel cabbie, beat him, and threw him out along the road to Ramallah.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 1:59 PM

Jerusalem-Arab Charged in Bedouin Kidnapping Ring

Nadal Tubasi, a 35-year-old Arab resident of Jerusalem, is charged with kidnapping with the intent to murder or blackmail and extort.Annie Lubin, 1/9/2013, 10:11 PM

Arab Terror Cell That Planned Kidnappings Busted

The Shabak, IDF and Israel Police revealed that they had eliminated an Arab terror cell that planned to kidnap Israelis.David Lev, 12/25/2012, 4:43 PM

Al-Qaeda Leader Urges Kidnappings of Westerners

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri has called on Muslims to increase efforts to kidnap Westerners in exchange for imprisoned jihadists.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/28/2012, 10:52 AM

Hamas Minister Calls to Kidnap More Soldiers

One year since the release of Gilad Shalit, a Hamas minister calls to kidnap more Israeli soldiers to serve as bargaining chips.Elad Benari, 10/12/2012, 6:13 AM

EXPOSED: Egypt & Syria, Kidnappings & Death

Free Syrian Army Rebels shown to torture and violently murder its opponents.Adina Emmett, 8/29/2012, 12:00 AM

IDF to Update Captivity Training for Soldiers

The IDF will update the captivity training it provides to soldiers in its elite units based on information provided by Gilad Shalit.Elad Benari, 8/20/2012, 4:43 AM

Arabic TV Channel Shows Kidnapping of IDF Soldiers

The pan-Arab network Al Mayadeen broadcasts footage showing the 2006 kidnapping of IDF soldiers Regev and Goldwasser.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/27/2012, 11:46 PM

Egyptian Kidnappers Release American Hostages

Kidnappers in Egypt have released two Americans and their Egyptian tour guide after holding them hostage for three days.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/17/2012, 10:54 AM

Two U.S. Tourists Freed by Captors in Sinai

Two Massachusetts tourists who were abducted in the Sinai region freed after three days in captivity.Elad Benari, 7/17/2012, 5:15 AM

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.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 6:47 PM

Bedouin Abducts Two U.S. Tourists in Sinai

Two U.S. tourists have been abducted by a Bedouin seeking to pressure officials to release his detained relative.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2012, 8:57 PM

Lieberman: Israel Avoided 'Gilad Shalit II'

Foreign Minister Lieberman said that Israel avoided a repeat of the Gilad Shalit kidnapping when a driver fended off terrorists near HevronDavid Lev, 6/18/2012, 4:58 PM

Nasrallah to Kidnappers: Talk to Me

Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah calls on the abductors of the Lebanese pilgrims in Syria to address their grievances directly with him.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2012, 11:43 PM

Syrian Group Claims to Have Lebanese Pilgrims

A previously unknown armed Syrian group says that it is holding a group of Lebanese Shiite pilgrims who went missing last week.Elad Benari, 6/1/2012, 6:14 AM

Kidnapped Lebanese Pilgrims Released

A group of Lebanese Shiite pilgrims who were kidnapped in Syria were freed and arrived in Turkey.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/25/2012, 11:11 PM

Lebanon Works to Free Kidnapped Shi'ites in Syria

Beirut has asked Turkey to help free 11 Shi'ite tourists who were kidnapped in Syria Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 5/24/2012, 4:34 PM

IDF Official: 20 Kidnap Attempts So Far This Year

A top IDF officer said Arab terrorists have been even more aggressive in attempts by to kidnap IDF soldiers and Israeli civilians.David Lev, 5/24/2012, 11:59 AM

Terrorist Kidnapping Cell Arrested

Security agents crack a terrorist cell that roamed Judea and Samaria and failed several times to kidnap residents, especially women.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/20/2012, 1:28 PM

New Project: Robots Patrol Instead of Soldiers

New project currently being developed will have robots replacing IDF soldiers on patrols along Israel’s borders.Elad Benari, 5/17/2012, 1:14 AM

Terrorist Freed for Shalit Caught in Kidnap Plot

One of the more than 1,000 terrorists freed for Shalit sent a memory card to relatives with details on how to kidnap more soldiers.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/18/2012, 7:39 AM

Who Kidnapped Hamas Official in Damascus?

Hamas officials have asked Syria to help find its former official who was kidnapped in Damascus on Saturday, Arab media reported.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/16/2012, 7:24 PM

Saudi Consul to Yemen Kidnapped – Again

The Saudi consul in Yemen has been kidnapped for the second time in recent months in the unrest-ridden port city of Aden.Gabe Kahn, 3/28/2012, 10:03 PM

IDF Teaches Hand-to-Hand Combat against Kidnappers

The IDF is focusing on hand-to-combat training for soon-to-be officers in the face of high motivation by terrorists to kidnap them.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/13/2012, 2:33 PM

Terrorists Actively Seeking to Kidnap Soldiers

Terrorists have made at least five attempts to kidnap soldiers in the north since Gilad Shalit's release on 18 October 2011.Gabe Kahn., 2/9/2012, 3:53 PM

Ministers: Future Abductions Will Trigger War

The forum of eight senior ministers said the next abduction of an Israeli soldier will lead to war.Gabe Kahn., 12/30/2011, 9:52 AM

Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Israeli intelligence officers three weeks ago reportedly grabbed a Hamas officer in Sinai who was planning to kidnap Israelis.Gabe Kahn., 12/24/2011, 7:50 PM

Al Qaeda Kidnaps Jewish American

The Al Qaeda terror group has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of a Jewish American man in Pakistan in August.Elad Benari, 12/2/2011, 6:14 AM

IDF to 'Kidnap' Soldiers Once a Month

Amid fears that terrorists are planning to kidnap soldiers, the IDF will stage soldiers' kidnappings once a month.Elad Benari, 11/23/2011, 9:11 AM

Saudi Prince Ups IDF Kidnap Ante to $1 Million

A week after a Saudi cleric offers a $100,000 for kidnapping an Israeli soldier, a Saudi prince tops him and adds another $900,000. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2011, 2:54 PM

Saudi Cleric: $100,000 to Kidnap IDF Soldiers

Sheikh Awad al Qarni has promised a bounty for anyone who kidnaps an IDF soldier who can be used as leverage against Israel.Gabe Kahn., 10/26/2011, 11:44 PM

On Release List: Kidnappers, Killers of Soldiers

Several terrorists who kidnapped and murdered Israeli soldiers and civilians are to be released, as are planners of Dolphinarium attack.Maayana Miskin, 10/14/2011, 11:51 AM

Chabad Rep in Ecuador Kidnapped, Released

The Chabad representative in Ecuador, Rabbi Tomer Rotem, was released after four days in captivity.David Lev, 8/7/2011, 1:29 AM