Foreign hostages in Iraq
Members of the Iraqi insurgency began taking foreign hostages in Iraq beginning in April 2004. Since then, in a dramatic instance of Islamist kidnapping they have taken captive more than 200 foreigner...
Norman Kember
Norman Frank Kember (born 1931) is an emeritus professor of biophysics at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry and a Christian pacifist active in campaigning on issues of war and peac...
James Loney (peace activist)
James Loney (born 1964) is a Canadian peace activist who has worked for several years with Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq and Palestine. On November 26, 2005, he was kidnapped in Baghdad along wi...
Hostage Working Group
Hostage Working Group was organized by the US Department of State at the US Embassy in Baghdad in the summer of 2004 to monitor hostages in Iraq. Reported as meeting "weekly to bring together official...
Kirk von Ackermann
Kirk von Ackermann was an American contractor.He was employed by Ultra Services of Istanbul, Turkey when he disappeared in Iraq on Thursday October 9, 2003. His car was found empty on a road between K...
Fabrizio Quattrocchi
Fabrizio Quattrocchi (9 May 1968 – 14 April 2004) was an Italian security officer taken hostage by Islamist militants in Iraq, notable for his defiance of captors shortly before being killed. He was ...
Awakening movements in Iraq
The Sons of Iraq (Arabic: أبناء العراق‎ Abnāʼ al-ʻIrāq), also known as Anbar's Salvation (Arabic: إنقاذ الأنبار‎ Inqādh al-Anbār), the National Council for the Salvation of Iraq (...
Awakening movements in Iraq - Wikipedia
Margaret Hassan
Margaret Hassan (18 April 1945 – 8 November 2004), also known as "Madam Margaret", was an Irish aid worker who had worked in Iraq for many years until she was abducted and murdered by unidentifie...