5 articles tagged "kidnapping"
Billions of Hush-Hush Dollars Feed Mid East Conspiracies
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 15, 2017

Erdogan says the UAE funded the coup against him, while Qatar’s ransom money for kidnapped princes is still afloat.

Massive search for missing Israeli in Hebron hills
An Israeli man’s disappearance in a Palestinian village stirs mixed suspicions
DEBKAfile Special Report April 2, 2015

Whatever the circumstances that led a young Israeli man of 21 from Beersheba to disappear in the Palestinian village of Beit Anoun in the Hebron hills Thursday afternoon, April 2, the authorities are treating the incident as a possible terrorist kidnapping and pulling out all the stops to find him. Those circumstances are beginning to look suspicious. But fresh in their memories is the kidnap and murder by Hamas terrorists of three Israeli teenagers in the same area last summer, an outrage which led to an Israeli operation against Hamas in Gaza.

IDF special forces in Gaza
Hamas denies knowing captive officer’s whereabouts, says he may have died. IDF continues to blast Rafah
DEBKAfile Special Report August 2, 2014

Hamas’ military wing claimed Saturday, Aug. 2, to have lost contact with the abductors of 2nd lt. Hadar Goldin and believes they were all killed in the subsequent Israeli bombardment of Rafah. All Friday night until early Saturday, Israeli jets, tanks and heavy artillery continued to pound parts of the town. The Palestinians say they lost 150 dead – 70 in Rafah. Regarding the Cairo talks, Israel notes that Hamas has proved six times that any ceasefire deal it signs will breached and the lull used for surprise attacks on Israeli soldiers and civilians.


Missing Israeli Givati officer 1st Lt. Hadar Goldin
Two soldiers killed in Hamas attack in which officer feared captured. Gaza 72-hour truce folds
DEBKAfile Special Report August 1, 2014

Israel informed US Secretary Kerry Friday, Aug. 1, of its withdrawal from the 72-hour truce after gross Hamas violations which peaked in an attack on an IDF tunnel team in Rafah in which two soldiers were killed and Israeli Givati officer, 1st Lt. Hadar Goldin, 23, from Kfar Saba, was abducted. The White House condemned the Hamas violation as “barbaric.”  Hamas also breached the truce with a score of rockets and mortar shells. IDF tanks, artillery, air force and special forces retaliated in southern Gaza. Hamas and Islamic Jihad report many dead.


The murdered Palestinian boy Muhammed Abu Khdeir
Six Jewish males under arrest in connection with murder of Palestinian youth. They deny the charge
DEBKAfile Special Report July 6, 2014

Israeli Police Sunday, July 6, arrested six Jewish males from Beit Shemesh and Adam near Jerusalem and from the city itself in connection with the murder of the 16-year old Palestinian Muhammad Abu Khdeir, whose charred body was found on July 2. The motive is believed to be “nationalistic revenge” for the three Israel teenage boys earlier kidnapped and slain by Hamas. Police have also found the car used by the suspects. They admit they were in the vicinity of the crime, but deny having committed the murder. 


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