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Kidnapped US baseball player rescued

With tears in his eyes, Wilson Ramos, a catcher for the Washington Nationals professional baseball team in the US, embraced his rescuers and said he had wondered whether he would survive a kidnapping ordeal that ended when Venezuelan commandos swept… (READ MORE)

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Wilson Ramos kidnapping vehicle found in Venezuela

Officials said on Thursday they have found the vehicle used by armed men who abducted Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos, in a case that highlights a sharp rise in kidnappings for ransom in Venezuela. Police found the kidnappers’ vehicle abandoned… (READ MORE)

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Blast at Yemen Air Base Temporarily Shuts Sana’a Airport

Several large explosions shook an air base outside the Yemeni capital, Sana’a, prompting authorities to temporarily close the city’s nearby international airport Sunday. Yemeni authorities said mortar shells landed at the al-Daylami air force base, a few kilometers from the… (READ MORE)

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Kabul suicide bomber kills thirteen Americans

US forces in Afghanistan have suffered their deadliest insurgent attack in months after a car bomb filled with explosives rammed into the side of an armoured bus shuttling troops between Nato bases in Kabul. The International Security Assistance Force (Isaf)… (READ MORE)

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