• Taliban releases Pennsylvania family held captive for 5 years

    1 month ago - By The Morning Call

    An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Thursday. U.S. officials say Pakistan secured the release of Caitlan Coleman of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania,...
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  • Trump announces release of family held by Taliban-linked group

    1 month ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the release of an American woman, her Canadian husband and their three children born in captivity, all of whom were held hostage for five years. Caitlan Coleman, an American citizen who went missing in late 2012 while hiking with her husband Joshua Boyle in Afghanistan, were held hostage by the Haqqani network - a terrorist organization tied to the Taliban, a statement from the president said on Thursday. While in captivity, Coleman gave birth to all three of the couple's children. "Yesterday, the United States government, working in conjunction...
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  • U.S. Woman And Family Freed After 5 Years In Captivity In Afghanistan

    U.S. Woman And Family Freed After 5 Years In Captivity In Afghanistan

    1 month ago - By NPR

    Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband and their three children had been held by an extremist group in Afghanistan since 2012. Pakistan's military says it secured their release.
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  • U.S. Mom and Her Family Are Free After Being Held Captive by Taliban-Linked Group for 5 Years

    1 month ago - By Time

    An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years of being held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Thursday.
    U.S. officials say Pakistan secured the release of Caitlan Coleman of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, and her husband, Canadian Joshua Boyle, who were abducted five years ago while traveling in Afghanistan and had been held by the Haqqani network in Pakistan.
    Coleman was pregnant when she was captured. The couple had three children while in captivity, and all have been freed, U.S. officials...
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  • The Latest: Trump lauds family's release from long captivity

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    ISLAMABAD - The Latest on the release of an American woman, her husband and their three children after being held for years by a group with ties to the Taliban :
    6:15 p.m.
    President Donald Trump is praising the release of a family long held by a group with ties to the Taliban. Trump calls Thursday's development a "positive moment" for U.S. relations with Pakistan.
    He says in a statement that the Pakistani government's "cooperation is a sign that it is honoring America's wishes for it to do more to provide security in the region."
    Trump says the U.S. hopes "to see this type of cooperation...
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  • Family held captive by Taliban-linked group released

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    ISLAMABAD - An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years of being held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Thursday.
    U.S. officials said Pakistan secured the release of Caitlan Coleman of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, and her husband, Canadian Joshua Boyle, who were abducted five years ago while traveling in Afghanistan and had been held by the Haqqani network.
    Coleman was pregnant when she was captured. The couple had three children while in captivity, and all have been freed, U.S...
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  • Pa. woman, family held captive by Taliban-linked group released

    1 month ago - By ABC

    A Pennsylvania woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years of being held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Thursday.
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  • U.S. Woman And Family Freed After 5 Years In Captivity In Afghanistan

    U.S. Woman And Family Freed After 5 Years In Captivity In Afghanistan

    1 month ago - By NPR

    Caitlan Coleman, her Canadian husband and their children had been held by an extremist group in Afghanistan since 2012. Pakistan's military says it secured their release.
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  • Backpacking family captured by the Taliban freed after five years

    Backpacking family captured by the Taliban freed after five years

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    ISLAMABAD - An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban. U.S. officials say Pakistan secured the release of Caitlan Coleman and her husband, Canadian Joshua Boyle. The two were abducted five years ago while traveling in Afghanistan...
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  • Family held captive by Taliban-linked group released

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after being held captive by a network with ties to the Taliban
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