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Abducted in Syria: Extremist Rebels Target Journalists

World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, violence, society, Syria, exttremeist rebel groups, abducting journalists, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news )

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Radical Islamists embedded among the rebels in Syria are reportedly targeting foreign journalists for abduction. Instead of holding them for ransom, however, they use them as trump cards in their power struggles with more moderate rebel groups.

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Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday December 13, 2013, 9:25 am
Noted & posted

Avid Reader (0)
Friday December 13, 2013, 10:23 am
Look who has joined the group Islamaphobe on Care2.. other news from same SOURCE..
Jihad Tourists: How Dangerous Are Syria's Foreign Fighters? (09/27/2013)
Kidnapped in Syria: Man Held by Jihadists without a Plan (09/27/2013)
Photo Gallery: Worries about Extremists in Syria

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Jamie Clemons (282)
Friday December 13, 2013, 12:39 pm
Do we need any more reasons not to get involved in Syria.

Colleen L. (2)
Friday December 13, 2013, 1:33 pm
So sad when we continue to see hatred. Why can't we just have peace? Thanks Cal

Roger Garin-michaud (139)
Friday December 13, 2013, 2:36 pm
noted, thanks

Birgit W. (155)
Friday December 13, 2013, 3:01 pm
Noted, thanks.

Avid Reader (0)
Saturday December 14, 2013, 4:05 am
No I am not.. Thank you

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Saturday December 14, 2013, 4:07 am
Making personal remarks is not allowed on Care2.. hence flagged comment at Friday December 13, 2013, 6:58 pm
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bob m. (32)
Saturday December 14, 2013, 9:34 am
..There are no " moderates".. their leadership has fled and their soldiers executed for spawn of the moon god.
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