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Czech tourists kidnapped in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan - Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped two women tourists from the Czech Republic in Pakistan’s insurgency-hit southwestern province of Balochistan, officials said.

Armed bandits kill five foreign tourists in Ethiopia

Five foreign tourists have been killed in Ethiopia in an attack by unknown gunmen, state TV reports.

Journalist killed in targeted attack on tourist island of Phuket

PHUKET, Thailand - A well-known Phuket journalist and red political activist has been critically wounded in a Phuket shooting that bears the hallmarks of an assassination.

2 Russian pilots kidnapped by armed bandits in Darfur

KHARTOUM - Two Russian pilots have been abducted Sunday by unknown gunmen in the capital of South Darfur state, the Sudanese army said this evening.

Gun battle at Intercontinental Hotel in Rio de Janeiro

RIO DE JANEIRO – Gunmen engaged in a shootout with police took 30 people hostage Saturday at a luxury hotel popular with foreign tourists but within hours freed the captives and surrendered to polic

Two American tourists abducted in Yemen

HAYMA, Yemen — Gunmen kidnapped two American tourists and their driver in Yemen on Monday and demanded the release of a jailed tribesman, security officials said.

3 Saudi tourists killed by gunmen in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger – Unidentified gunmen shot dead three tourists from Saudi Arabia in an attack Monday in Niger's remote western desert, officials said.

Three wounded when gunmen open fire in Mexican tourist town

Two gunmen with automatic rifles opened fire in the main square of the Mexican tourist town of Taxco yesterday. Two Mexican women and a female Norwegian tourist were wounded.