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NALCHIK RAID

On Thursday 10/13/2005, before dawn, several armed groups, numbering about 200 fighters, launched a coordinated attack on Nalchik, the capital of Kabardino-Balkaria Islamic autonomy in the Caucasus. Continue reading

MEDINA HIJACKING

On 03/15/2001 three Chechens, armed with knifes and improvised bombs, hijacked a Russian airliner in a flight from Istanbul to Moscow with 170 passengers on board. Continue reading

JANDOLA ABDUCTEES FOUNED DEAD

On Monday 06/23/2008, Taliban and warriors loyal to Baitullah Mehsud seized the village of Jandola in South Waziristan. Jandola is inhabited mainly by the Bhittani tribe considered cooperatively to the Pakistani democratic regime. Continue reading

PETER MOORE BEG FOR RELEASE

An Arabic TV channel has aired, on 02/26/2008 night, a video footage claiming to show Peter Moore, one of five Briton hostages kidnapped in Iraq in 05/2007 by a Shiite militia. Continue reading

SUPERFERRY 14 BLAZE

On 02/28/2004 at about 00:50, two hours after departure from Manila harbor, during an overnight journey from Manila to Bacolod, an explosion ripped through the a luxury “Superferry 14”, with 899 people on board, in Manila Bay near Bataan Island Continue reading
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