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Get Abu Sayyaf, PH gov’t urged

The family of a freed Australian hostage expressed hope on Monday that his kidnappers, including Abu Sayyaf bandits and rogue elements of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) who kept him in jungle captivity for 15 months, would be captured and punished so such ordeals would not be repeated.

Posted: March 26th, 2013 in Banner Story,Features,Headlines,Philippines | Read More »

Sydney welcomes news Aussie hostage in PH alive

Australian Richard Warren Rodwell. AFP FILE PHOTO

Foreign Minister Bob Carr on Thursday welcomed news that Australian Warren Richard Rodwell was alive after being held hostage by Abu Sayyaf bandits for more than a year in the Philippines, but said his prolonged captivity was a “major concern.”

Posted: December 28th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Kidnapped Australian airs plea for payment of $2-M ransom

Warren Richard Rodwell. AP FILE PHOTO

A former Australian soldier kidnapped last month in Mindanao is seen pleading for his life in a video sent to his family and urging the Philippines and Australia to raise a $2-million ransom being demanded by his captors.

Posted: January 6th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Ransom demanded for Australian—police

Warren Richard Rodwell. AFP

Suspected Muslim militants have demanded ransom for the freedom of a kidnapped Australian and have sent proof that he is alive, Philippine police said Sunday.

Posted: January 3rd, 2012 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Wife of kidnapped Aussie protests execs’ secrecy

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines—The Filipino wife of kidnapped Australian national Warren Richard Rodwell has complained of being kept in the dark in negotiations for the release of her husband. Miraflor Gutang, 27, said she was getting desperate because her husband’s captors had not contacted her since he was snatched from their home in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay, [...]

Posted: December 15th, 2011 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Kidnapped Australian turned down security, ignored warnings, says mayor


Kidnapped Australian national Warren Richard Rodwell had been briefed about possible security risks as soon as he arrived in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay, and had been offered security protection but he allegedly turned it down.

Posted: December 8th, 2011 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Australian abducted by suspected Abu Sayyaf gunmen

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Bloodstains were found outside the home of an Australian national who was abducted by gunmen on Monday in Barangay (village) Upper Pangi, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay, police said.

Posted: December 7th, 2011 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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