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Synonyms for kidnappings
kid·nap·pings

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  1. List of paraphrases for "kidnappings":

    abductions, hijackings, kidnaps, abduction, kidnapping, kidnap

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  1. Christine Ayoo:

    It's not just rape, we even have kidnappings and killings.

  2. Mike Rogers:

    When you pay ransom, you get more kidnappings. That's certainly what we saw across Africa. We're certainly seeing it in Yemen as well, if we're going to be extorted into paying ransom to al Qaeda so that they can rape women and blow up buildings and kill civilians, men, women and children, that's a pretty bad plan to start with. I agreed with the President's decision.

  3. Oscar Hernandez:

    Opening this border puts migrants at great risk, due to its history of kidnappings and massacres by criminal gangs.

  4. Iraqi Sunnis:

    Needless to say, you all know the kidnappings, evictions, killings of Sunnis that happen every day in Baghdad, thousands and thousands.

  5. Ghani Younis Hassan:

    We're concerned about the presence of the militias, with regard to kidnappings and killings, they feel that the shrine justifies their presence here.

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