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Conflict Incident Report
6 year old boy abducted from Amsheet
Date of incident:
July 4, 2015
Number of Injured:
On 04 July 15, A young child was kidnapped while playing in front of his parents' home in Amsheet and the kidnappers contacted his parents asking for a ransom. The abductors are demanding a ransom of 250 thousand US Dollars from his family.
Hostage Taking Situation [inc. attempt, release]
Classification of conflict (primary):
Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.