Nov 27, 2014

Polish priest freed after being abducted in Central African Republic

A Polish missionary who was abducted by armed rebels in the Central African Republic last month has been freed and is doing well, Poland’s foreign ministry said Wednesday. “Father Mateusz Dziedzic has been released. His condition isn’t perfect but he’s feeling fine and there ...

Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Oct 29, 2014

Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Forensic experts combed a gully in southern Mexico on Tuesday for the remains of 43 missing students, as frustration mounted among relatives of both the disappeared and the detained for the lack of answers more than a month into the investigation. Workers in protective ...

Oct 28, 2014

U.N. envoy calls for immediate return of abductees from N. Korea

In a report released Monday, the United Nations’ human rights envoy on North Korea called on Pyongyang to immediately repatriate all abducted individuals, including Japanese. In his recommendations, special rapporteur Marzuki Darusman requested the North “allow all persons who have been abducted or otherwise ...