Abducted Canadian-US couple recovered from Pakistan’s tribal areas

Sunday, October 15, 2017

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Pakistan Army introduced on Thursday that they had recovered an kidnapped CanadianUS couple and their three youngsters from the tribal areas of Pakistan in an operation carried out from US intelligence. The couple have been kidnapped in 2012 by the Haqqani network.

According to media experiences, spouse Caitlan Coleman from the US, husband Joshua Boyle from Canada, and their three youngsters, two boys and a woman, have been recovered from custody by an intelligence-based operation performed by Pakistan Army.

The couple was kidnapped by the Haqqani community in 2012 whereas they have been on a tour to Afghanistan. Caitlan Coleman was seven months pregnant on the time. She gave start throughout her abduction to 2 boys and a woman.

In December, a video was launched of the couple during which each have been sitting with their —then two— youngsters. They requested authorities to barter to set them free.

According to a US official and Pakistan Army’s press launch on Friday, the couple with their youngsters have been repatriated.


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