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B. 2016-06-13 Canadian man held hostage in Philippines executed by captors Southern Philippines
C. 2016-05-03 Hostages held by Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines make video plea Southern Philippines
D. 2016-04-25 John Ridsdel: Hostage from Canada killed in Philippines Jolo, Southern Philippines
E. 2015-09-21 Gunmen kidnap tourists and local woman in Philippines Holiday Oceanview, Samal, Southern Philippines
F. 2015-01-24 Japan checking 'hostage death' video Tokyo
6. 2014-12-05 Swiss hostage flees in Philippines Jolo, Southern Philippines
7. 2014-10-08 Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates Southeast Asia
I. 2014-01-13 China jails doctor for baby theft Fuping, Shaanxi, China
2013-09-17 Hostages freed; Muslim rebels capture police chief Zamboanga City, Southern Philippines

Gunmen kidnap tourists and local woman in Philippines Map of Holiday Oceanview Samal Philippines  Two Canadians, a Norwegian and a local woman have been kidnapped from a tourist resort in the southern Philippines, the military has said   Japan checking 'hostage death' video  Japan says it is seeking to verify a video that claims Japanese hostage Haruna Yukawa, held by Islamic State (IS) militants, has been killed Swiss hostage flees in Philippines Map of Jolo Philippines  Lorenzo Vinciguerra kidnapped nearly three years ago by the Abu Sayyaf Islamist group has escaped his captors in the Philippines   Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates
Canadian man held hostage in Philippines executed by captors  There is 'compelling reason to believe' that Robert Hall has been killed by his captors, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Hostages held by Abu Sayyaf in the Philippines make video plea  Islamist militants in the Philippines have threatened to kill three more hostages if a ransom is not met, a week after they beheaded a Canadian... John Ridsdel: Hostage from Canada killed in Philippines Map of Jolo Philippines


year 2016 Top ^

Jun.13   Southern Philippines
May.3   Southern Philippines
Apr.25   Southern Philippines
  A Canadian man held captive by Islamist militants for months in the Philippines has been killed


year 2015 Top ^

Sep.21   Southern Philippines
Jan.24   Tokyo


year 2014 Top ^

Dec.5   Southern Philippines
Oct.8   Southeast Asia
  Oil tanker The MT Sunrise 689, which went missing last week was seized by pirates who stole some of its cargo before releasing its crew, say officials

Jan.13   China


year 2013 Top ^

Sep.17   Southern Philippines
  As Philippine security forces rescued scores of hostages held by Muslim rebels, the rebels struck back by taking the local police chief captive
Jun.24   Beijing American factory boss held hostage by scores of workers  Chip Starnes, 42, said he has been held hostage for four days at his medical supply plant in Beijing by workers demanding severance package... Mar.22   Southern Philippines Abu Sayyaf release Australia hostage   An Australian man kidnapped 15 months ago by an al-Qaeda-linked group in the Philippines has been released Feb.2   Southern Philippines Two Philippines hostages released   Abu Sayyaf Islamist militants in the Philippines have released two Filipino members of a TV crew, who were kidnapped last June

year 2012 Top ^

Jan.26   Papua New Guinea   Head of Papua New Guinea military freed  The head of the Papua New Guinea military has been freed from detention by rebel soldiers, as an attempted mutiny appeared to unravel

year 2011 Top ^

Oct.2   Southern Philippines Philippine kidnap victim is freed   Gerfa Yeatts Lunsmann, a Filipino-American woman seized more than two months ago in the southern Philippines, has been released

year 2010 Top ^

Aug.23   Manila Bloody end to hostage siege
  Rolando Mendoza, a former police officer upset at having lost his job, took hostage a busload of tourists from Hong Kong and killed eight of them
 Hong Kong urged its residents to cut short or cancel planned trips to the Philippines
Aug.22   Manila Tourists taken hostage in bus  Rolando Mendoza, a dismissed police inspector, demanding that his job be reinstated, took a tourist bus hostage with 22 foreigners

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.13   Southern Philippines Remaining hostages released  Gunmen have released the remaining 45 hostages, ending a three-day crisis that began when the kidnappers raided a school in a small village Dec.9   Southern Philippines Gunmen abduct dozens of students   Nearly 20 gunmen were have abducted at least 65 villagers in Agusan del Sur province Apr.17   Southern Philippines Rebels free hostage   Andreas Notter, Swiss Red Cross worker has been freed by Islamic rebels, after being held for three months

year 2008 Top ^

Jun.9   South Korea Man abducted in 1975 escapes N. Korea


year 2007 Top ^

Dec.5   Philippines Rebels jailed for life
Sep.1   South Korea   Freed Koreans return home Map of Seoul South Korea
  The 19 church workers freed from captivity in Afghanistan have arrived home in Seoul, after being held by the Taleban for 6 weeks
Mar.27   Manila Gunmen seize bus
  At least 2 men have taken at least 30 children and several teachers hostage near the centre of the capital Manila

year 2002 Top ^

Sep.17   North Korea   N Korea confesses to kidnappings
  Kim Jong-il has admitted that his country kidnapped Japanese citizens - and that at least 4 were still alive

year 2001 Top ^

Nov.26   Southern Philippines Hostage crisis
  Muslim separatist rebels have abducted 20 to 150 of civilians and are using them as human shields


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