FOX Reporter Centanni and Cameraman Kidnapped in Gaza

Update- Suzie sends this news from World Net Daily:

Palestinian gunmen in the Gaza Strip today kidnapped two Fox News journalists, including reporter Steve Centanni, to protest America’s “involvement ” in Israel’s military campaigns in Gaza and Lebanon, leaders of the Al Aqsa Martys Brigades terror group told WorldNetDaily.

NPR has a list of the journalists killed in 2006

Steve Centanni from FOX News and a cameraman were kidnapped in Gaza City today.


FOX News is reporting that two of its journalists have been kidnapped in Gaza City by armed gunmen today:

Palestinian gunmen ambushed a car carrying a FOX News crew in Gaza City on Monday and kidnapped two of the journalists inside, according to witnesses and FOX.

“We can confirm that two of our people were taken against their will in Gaza,” FOX News said in a statement.

The men, along with a bodyguard, were parked near the headquarters of the Palestinian security services when two trucks filled with gunmen pulled up and boxed them in, according to the employee. The gunmen took the two out of their sports utility vehicle, which was marked “TV,” and drove away, he said.

The AP says that… “Several foreigners have been kidnapped in Gaza in recent months with their abductors demanding jobs from the Palestinian Authority or the release of people being held in Palestinian jails. All those kidnapped have been released within hours without harm.”

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