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across ABC News' broadcast, radio and website platforms. In 2012, she reported on the daring Navy SEALs rescue of American hostage Jessica Buchanan who flew to Nairobi after being freed in Somalia. In Uganda, Kanani obtained the first television
Navy SEAL Commander Advised to 'Get the Hell Out of the Media'
recent raids by the Navy SEALs , such as the one to or to rescue U.S. hostage Jessica Buchanan , were all over the could actually help Navy SEALs do their job better McRaven said. The Navy SEALs have received heavy
Jessica Buchanan's Dad: 'Today Is the Big Day'
rescued American Jessica Buchanan , who is flying reunion." Jessica Buchanan left from Sigonella Rescued Hostage Jessica Buchanan Is On Her Way of mind." Jessica Buchanan , 32, and Poul Hagen Thisted , 60, of Denmark
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Tuesday - and Hillary Clinton is headed there as well. HOSTAGE HEADED HOME From Luis MARTINEZ: Defense Official confirms that former Somali hostage Jessica Buchanan is headed back to the US from Sigonella. Official
U.S. Negotiating Release of American Writer in Somalia
worker held hostage in Somalia captive by pirates and now under American held hostage , but that aid worker Jessica Buchanan and Danish colleague Poul Hagen Thisted , 60, were spokesman for the pirates said. The A team of Navy Seals tried to rescue kidnapped by Somali pirates , British pair
The Global Note: A Hostage Dilemma…Americans In Egypt…Cruise Company To Pay…Golf - In North Korea
Sigonella air base that Jessica Buchanan has been joined and fellow ex- hostage , Poul Thisted are another American hostage in Somali may lose RADDATZ reports, pirates warned the U.S die together." Pirates rarely kill their
Exclusive - Somalia Rescue Made Obama Think of Own Daughters
the father of the U.S. hostage rescued by Navy SEALs Tuesday, telling ABC News said he had not spoken to Jessica Buchanan , who was held hostage for three months, but that recovered along with the Danish hostage and they weren't yet back
Somalia SEAL Rescue: American's Kidnapping Kept Quiet
rescued by Navy SEALs in Somalia further risk. Jessica Buchanan , 32, and colleague Poul Hagen Thisted were rescued president, the Navy SEALs and the State with armed pirates everywhere yesterday Jessica Buchanan was rescued
Navy SEALs Raced to Rescue US Hostage in Somalia With 'Life-Threatening' Condition
officials said today. American Jessica Buchanan , 32, and Poul Hagen Thisted , 60, of Denmark, were S. official said that Navy SEALS conducted the rescue mission believed to have ties to the pirates who operate in the waters
Buchanan Sold Her Belongings to Become Missionary
Jessica Buchanan , the woman rescued from Somalia adventurous" and vivacious." Jessica Buchanan Is a Missionary Who Loves Africa along with her Danish co-worker Poul Hagen Thisted , 60, in Galkayo, Somalia. The
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American aid worker Jessica Buchanan and her Danish raid by U.S. Navy SEALs . Very different failed recently. Navy SEALs parachuted from who worked with Jessica Buchanan . "She was great Council confirms Jessica Buchanan is from Bedford
Who Are the Members of Navy SEAL Team Six?
never find out which Navy SEALs rescued two aid procedure. American Jessica Buchanan and Danish citizen Poul Hagen Thisted were rescued Tuesday we know about the Navy SEALs whose operation Photos of U.S. Navy SEALs in Training "They
Biden: Obama Ordered Somalia Rescue Because of American's 'Failing' Health
Biden said American aid worker Jessica Buchanan 's health was the reason President Martha Raddatz reported the Navy SEALs parachuted into the compound her Danish co-worker Dane Poul Hagen Thisted , who were captured in October
Hostage Jessica Buchanan's Father Speaks
rescued from pirates by the intrepid Navy SEALs will spent her US tonight. Jessica Buchanan held for three months by pirates in Somalia and to thank the Navy SEALs and everyone armed. We we pirates amount almost-- -- woman rescued from pirates by the intrepid Navy SEALs will spent her first night back in the US tonight. Jessica Buchanan held for three months by pirates in Somalia and we're getting a glimpse of her life as a captive. When I had a chance to speak by phone with her father John Buchanan. Who was waiting for her arrival and wanted to thank the Navy SEALs and everyone who brought joy to the -- -- tonight. Worked -- -- apparently Tom and Joseph -- we have not seen her. So calm days the -- What is that you most want to say here. I -- do you know based basically. It must have been ten. Yeah I mean these guys were armed. We we -- pirates amount almost took some. A cartoonish feel I think -- -- -- -- they're just basically gangsters. And her help and help
SEAL Team 6 Rescues Hostages in Secret Mission
American woman held hostage by pirates in Somalia been captives those pirates took over to prepares these Navy SEALs for unthinkable facing enemy pirates they had to get 32 year old Jessica Buchanan and Danish aidcover of night. To save a 32 year old American woman held hostage by pirates in Somalia -- been held for months. These are images of just the Buchanan video for captives those pirates took over to prove they have -- -- his family back home fearful she'd never come back. And at last night's state of the union this first clue the presidency congratulating his Defense Secretary you could hear the president's state great job. But we now know that even as the president stepped up to that podium last night the secret mission was still under way and tonight here how did the seals pull -- this high stakes fifty minute mission. Why -- in last night the situation so dire they have to get to work. And we take you inside the training that prepares these Navy SEALs for unthinkable rescues like this one. ABC's Martha Raddatz starts us off tonight. It was heart pounding. One of the toughest kinds of missions not only -- seal team six facing enemy pirates they had to get the hostages out a line. At about 1:40 in the morning -- -- time. 5:40 PM in Washington
Somali Pirates Make Hostage Threat
the fearless Navy SEALs today even man taken by pirates so what should Diane and hostage is an American captive of the pirates under the threat heavily armed pirates last Saturday raid that say Jessica Buchanan . Who is attwist in that astonishing rescue of an American woman by the fearless Navy SEALs today even as Jessica the tenant is recovering from her ordeal. We learned of another American -- man taken by pirates so what should the US do about him. ABC's Martha Raddatz has the latest on this developing story Martha. Diane and hostage is an American writer who was supposed to be in Somalia only a few weeks working on a book about piracy. But tonight he is a captive of the pirates under the threat of death. And at his family's request we have learned of the writers face and will not use his name. Since that may only increase his value with the kidnappers. Seen here at a book signing the rider was grabbed by heavily armed pirates last Saturday. The kidnapping came just days before -- daring raid that say Jessica Buchanan . Who is at a US base in Italy where her family has now joined her. But Buchanan's rescue appears to have put the American writer in greater danger today a spokesman for the pirates warned any would be rescuers if they try again we will all died together. The pirates are also keeping on the move changing locations at least three times. No one will talk about the likelihood of -- rescue with him with a writer but it could be more difficult given what the pirates now know. There will be alert and they will be waiting ready -- won't be sleeping like they were before what's gonna make make it that much more difficult for our military special operations warriors. To get in there and get him successfully. It is rare for pirates to kill their hostages since they are taken for one reason only ransom. But there are signs pirates may be getting more trigger happy. Last year off the coast of Oman for Americans were killed by pirates who had taken their yacht. Even as the FBI was negotiating for their release. Paul and Rachel Chandler were luckier released after
How SEAL Team 6 Recued Somali Hostages
a team of Navy SEALs rescued a and another hostage from a band being held by Somali pirates . Jessica Buchanan had spent save lives. hostage rescue mission sure that a hostage like Jessica was free Jessica Buchanan 's husband captives of Somali pirates . Who wouldNew -- sales in the emerging story of how a team of Navy SEALs rescued a young American woman and another hostage from a band of armed outlaws in Somalia. The mission involved jumping out of an airplane in the middle of the night hiking for miles an unfamiliar terrain. Lethal combat and a helicopter evacuation in other words. Just another day at the office for seal team six here's ABC's Martha Raddatz. The mission to rescue -- young woman a 32 year old American aid worker being held by Somali pirates . Jessica Buchanan had spent 92 days in captivity along with a sixty year old Danish aid worker -- this state preliminary we'll. -- --Paul and Rachel Chandler were released after thirteen months -- captives of Somali pirates . Who would -- them from aboard their yacht they spoke about the brutality they faced at the hands of their captors in
Kidnapped: How Did They Escape?
aid worker Jessica Buchanan involved raised. For Jessica Buchanan . With close were held by Somali pirates for thirteen Was once a hostage himself along Freedom came to Jessica Buchanan thanks to the Navy SEALs a daring her fellow hostage . One more survived hostage ordeal doesn't That is what Jessica Buchanan is doingand Paul Chandler has learned that lesson quickly. They were held by Somali pirates for thirteen months before a ransom secured their release -- Bill -- grapple with some of them. -- it to another surreal
Somalian Pirates Threaten to Kill U.S. Hostage
aid worker Jessica Buchanan ABC's Martha heavily armed pirates last Saturday from the pirates this morning nick and Jessica Buchanan was rescued by Navy SEALs on Tuesday. The pirates have moved journalists hostage three timesKidnappers in Somalia now are threatening to kill an American hostage captured over the weekend. If the US stages another -- Like the one this week that save two people including US aid worker Jessica Buchanan ABC's Martha Raddatz joins us now from Washington with the very latest good morning to you mark. Good morning Josh a very frightening turn of events this morning for this American journalist and author who is grabbed by heavily armed pirates last Saturday. We are not using his name this morning at the request of his family and friends. The California native often covers surfing. But was -- so -- you writing another book the threats from the pirates this morning are specific. And their actions very concerning. Since -- nick and Jessica Buchanan was rescued by Navy SEALs on Tuesday. The pirates have moved -- journalists hostage three times and today warned the US not to try to rescue him saying. If they try again we will all die together now pirates do not normally kill their hostages since they are holding them in hopes of getting ransom money. But these are threats to
Somalia Navy SEALs Rescue: Behind the Scenes
amazing story that American woman held hostage by pirates in Somalia and rescued by Navy SEALs her family now speaking out about that all she has been through. This morning Jessica Buchanan is on her way to a US military base inThe latest on the amazing story that American woman held hostage by pirates in Somalia and rescued by Navy SEALs her family now speaking out about that -- ABC's Martha Raddatz joins us from Washington with the latest on all this good morning -- Good morning Robin just -- -- Buchanan spent her first full night of freedom. At a US military base in Djibouti in good shape given all she has been through. This morning Jessica Buchanan is on her way to a US military base in Italy to reunite with loved ones. After three terrifying months in captivity.