ISIS abducts hundreds of factory workers in Syria

  • More than 300 workers and contractors working at a cement factory in strife-torn Syria have been captured by ISIS-affiliated militants. Media reports quoted Al-Badiyeh Cement Co as saying that the contractors and workers from the plant were being held near Damascus. London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights head Ramdi Abdulrahman said that he believes that around 150 to 250 factory workers were missing.

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