April 18, 2007

Report: BBC Reporter's Palestinian Kidnappers Demand $5M Ransom

From Report: BBC Reporter's Palestinian Kidnappers Demand $5M Ransom: The kidnappers of BBC reporter Alan Johnston are demanding $5 million for his release, the London-based Asharq Alawsat reported Tuesday.

See also Palestinian Guards Beat Journalists: Security guards at the Palestinian parliament on Tuesday scuffled with a crowd of Palestinian journalists demonstrating in support of a kidnapped BCC correspondent, beating two of the reporters with rifle butts.