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Kidnapping as a Political Tool

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Kidnapping as a Political Tool

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Kidnapping as a Political Tool

Kidnapping as a Political Tool

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Senior news analyst NPR's Daniel Schorr says that the phenomenon of kidnapping foreigners in Iraq has reached challenging proportions, just as it did in the 1980's when a rash of Americans were kidnapped in Lebanon.