Friday, 27 September 2013

Spanish journalist hostage in Syria since early September 2013

According to an announcement late on Monday, Marc Marginedas, a special correspondent in Syria for Spanish newspaper El Periodico, has been kidnapped and has been held hostage since September 4 this year. 

El Periodico (Spanish language) announced the abduction late on Monday, in its online edition, with the headline: "Journalist Marc Marginedas abducted in Syria."