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TEHRAN, August 15 -Six Philadelphia police officers were shot and wounded on Wednesday (August 14) in a shootout during a drug raid on a house and negotiators were urging the shooter to surrender as two officers remained trapped inside the home, police said.
News ID: 43052    Publish Date : 2019/08/15


Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani urged Europe to stand against the US and not allow its sovereignty to be held hostage to Washington’s unilateralism.
News ID: 41863    Publish Date : 2019/07/11


TEHRAN, Jul 4 -Iranian officials have warned Saudi Arabia against holding an oil tanker " hostage ," describing it as an "illegal seizure" and a case of "ransom-seeking" aimed at gaining concessions from Iran.
News ID: 41543    Publish Date : 2019/07/04


TEHRAN, May 10 - Two French soldiers have been killed during an operation to free four hostage s held by a militant group in northern Burkina Faso, France has announced.
News ID: 39124    Publish Date : 2019/05/10


TEHRAN, Mar 21 - Italian police on Wednesday rescued 51 children taken hostage by their school bus driver, who doused the vehicle in petrol and set it alight apparently in protest at migrant deaths in the Mediterranean.
News ID: 37032    Publish Date : 2019/03/21


TEHRAN, Jan 5 - An Iranian parliamentarian said consultations between Tehran and Islamabad are under way to secure the release of the Iranian border guards who were kidnapped by Pakistani-based terrorists in October.
News ID: 33747    Publish Date : 2019/01/05


TEHRAN, December 17 - The European Union has been holding the Iran nuclear deal hostage so that it can press Tehran into meeting its other unrelated demands.
News ID: 32950    Publish Date : 2018/12/17


TEHRAN, November 07 - All 78 children and a driver kidnapped in west Cameroon were released on Wednesday, but a principal and one teacher are still being held by the armed men that took them, a priest conducting negotiations said.
News ID: 31205    Publish Date : 2018/11/07


TEHRAN, October 19 - Iran’s Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli called for immediate joint operation with Pakistan to secure the release of Iranian border guards who have been kidnapped on the country’s border with Pakistan.
News ID: 30387    Publish Date : 2018/10/19


TEHRAN, August 20 - The Taliban ambushed a convoy of busses Monday on a road in northern Afghanistan and took more than 100 people hostage , including women and children, in the latest brazen assault by insurgents, provincial officials said.
News ID: 27653    Publish Date : 2018/08/20


TEHRAN, August 1- Iran’s OPEC governor says US President Donald Trump has apparently been duped by Saudi Arabia into believing that the kingdom can replace Iranian barrels cut from the market.
News ID: 26803    Publish Date : 2018/08/01


TEHRAN, July 23 - One was killed in a hostage situation. The hostage taker turned in after 3 hours.
News ID: 26399    Publish Date : 2018/07/23


TEHRAN, June 13 - A man who took two people hostage in central Paris was transferred to a psychiatric ward Wednesday, a day after the four-hour standoff in which he doused a woman in petrol and held a knife to her throat.
News ID: 24315    Publish Date : 2018/06/13


TEHRAN, May 13 - Police in Indonesia say a hostage crisis at a high-security prison on the outskirts of the capital, Jakarta, has ended, three days after scores of inmates conducted “an act of terror” against guards in the detention center, killing a number of police personnel.
News ID: 22849    Publish Date : 2018/05/13


TEHRAN, March 25 - Greek police in the northern city of Thessaloniki say they have arrested three Pakistanis who allegedly held 21 migrants hostage in a warehouse on the outskirts of the city, demanding money to release them.
News ID: 20968    Publish Date : 2018/03/25


TEHRAN, December 27 - Russian Interior Ministry reports of an unidentified gunman, who opened fire in the Menshevik confectionary factory building in southeast Moscow, claiming the life of at least one person, wounding three and taking several hostage s.
News ID: 17243    Publish Date : 2017/12/27


TEHRAN, October 23 -British police ended an armed hostage siege on Sunday, the BBC reported, saying there were no casualties after a gunman took two staff members hostage at a bowling alley in a leisure complex in central England.
News ID: 14525    Publish Date : 2017/10/23


TEHRAN, June 6, YJC -Police are responding to a hostage situation after an explosion at a south-east Melbourne apartment block.
News ID: 10212    Publish Date : 2017/06/05


TOKYO, Feb 1, 2015 (AFP) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday denounced as "heinous and despicable" the apparent beheading of a second Japanese hostage by the Islamic State group, as global leaders denounced the jihadists.
News ID: 6179    Publish Date : 2015/02/01


ANKARA, Sept 23, 2014 (AFP) - Turkey declined on Tuesday to either confirm or deny reports that dozens of Turkish hostage s abducted by Islamic State (IS) insurgents in Iraq were set free in exchange for the release of IS militants held by Syrian rebels.
News ID: 5148    Publish Date : 2014/09/23