Middle East

June 4, 2014

Radicals in Syria holding 150 students abducted on way to final exams

About 150 Kurdish students were kidnapped last week by the radical Islamist group the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, and they remain in a prison in the ISIS-held town of Manbij in northern Syria, adding to what’s quickly becoming one of the worst mass kidnapping incidents of the Syrian civil war.

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