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US commandos searching Syria for executed hostages' remains: Officials
American special operations forces and FBI agents on the ground in Syria are actively searching sites where they believe Western hostages, including Americans executed by ISIS , may have been buried, counterterrorism officials told ABC News. Three officials briefed on the ground searches by U.S.
Two of the ISIS executioner 'Beatles' captured in Syria
Two notorious British ISIS members believed to be involved in the brutal torture and beheadings of Western hostages are being detained by U.S.-backed rebel forces in Syria, U.S. officials confirmed. The pair were part of a group of four ISIS members from the United Kingdom nicknamed " The Beatles "
FBI probing murder of Syrian-American journalist and her mother in Turkey
The FBI is probing the murders of Syrian-American journalist and onetime ABC News freelancer Halla Barakat and her mother in Turkey, but Turkish authorities have so far declined U.S. offers to assist in the investigation, ABC News has learned. Halla, 23, and her mother Orouba, 60 — both of whom
Syrian-American journalist and her mother killed in Turkey
Halla Barakat and her mother Orouba were active in opposition to the Syrian regime and close friends of American humanitarian aid worker Kayla Mueller, who was taken hostage by ISIS in Syria in 2013 and killed 18 months later.
Syrian-American journalist and her mother, friends of ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller , killed in Turkey
An American-born journalist and her mother, who were active in opposition to the Syrian regime, were found murdered in Istanbul yesterday. Halla Barakat and her mother Orouba Barakat were Syrians living in Turkey and close friends of American humanitarian aid worker Kayla Mueller , who was taken
ISIS leader Baghdadi may have been killed in strike: Russian military
Russia's military said on Friday that one of its airstrikes in Syria late last month may have killed the leader of ISIS, although the U.S. military says it cannot confirm the claim.
Family of 'Girl Left Behind' in ISIS Captivity Donates to MSF
The family of Kayla Mueller are giving $120,000 to the organization that they previously said failed their daughter.
Slain ISIS Hostage Kayla Mueller's Family Gives to Aid Group They Say Failed Their Daughter
After angrily accusing the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders of abandoning their daughter when she was kidnapped by ISIS, the parents of Kayla Mueller today said they are donating $120,000 in her name to the group. The act of grace and forgiveness comes on the second anniversary of their
US Hostages' Family Pin Hopes For Release on President-Elect Trump
The parents of a young American being held hostage with her two children by the Taliban say that they are praying President-elect Donald Trump’s deal-making expertise will win their loved ones' freedom if President Obama doesn't succeed before he leaves office next month. Jim and Lyn Coleman are
US Hostage Kayla Mueller's Foundation Finally Receives Obama Donation
President Obama finally mailed a donation by check to the family foundation set up to further the humanitarian goals of slain American hostage Kayla Mueller , after ABC News reported that for more than a year a private presidential promise went unfulfilled. The Obamas' check for the Kayla's Hands