The Georgian Ministry of the Interior announced that the country's police managed to free 43 hostages who were held by a gunman in Zugdidi city's Bank of Georgia branch, west of the country.
The Taliban's Doha-based office accused the Afghan government late Saturday of recapturing previously released prisoners from its ranks.
The South Korean Foreign Ministry announced on Saturday the release of five South Korean citizens kidnapped by an armed group in Benin's territorial waters in West Africa.
The 28-year-old British man who killed two people in a stabbing spree on London Bridge before police shot him dead had been released from prison after a previous conviction for terrorism offences ...
Iran has freed nine Indian crew members of a Panama-flagged tanker it seized this month, the Indian foreign ministry said on Saturday ...
Pakistani authorities on Wednesday temporarily released former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter from prison to attend funeral services for his wife, Kulsoom, who died of cancer the day before in London.
Two British tourists and their driver, who were kidnapped at a national park famous for its rare mountain gorillas in Congo, have been freed, the British Foreign Ministry said on Sunday.