Family Held Captive by Taliban-Linked Group Released

FILE - In this June 4, 2014 file photo, mothers Linda Boyle, left and Lyn Coleman hold a photo of their married children, Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman, in Stewartstown, Pa. Pakistan’s military said soldiers have recovered 5 Western hostages held by the Taliban for years saying it worked with U.S. intelligence officials to track down the hostages and free them after discovering they had been brought into Pakistan. Two army officials who spoke to The Associated Press on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, identified the hostages as Canadian Joshua Boyle, his American wife Caitlan Coleman and their children who were kidnapped in Afghanistan in 2012.

By Published on October 12, 2017

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