G8 leaders agree to stamp out terror ransom payments: Britain

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 15:00

London: G8 leaders have agreed to curb the payment of ransoms for hostages kidnapped by "terrorists", British Prime Minister David Cameron`s office said Tuesday.

Downing Street said the world leaders meeting at a summit in Northern Ireland would also call on companies to follow their lead in refusing to pay for the release of abductees.

AFP



First Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 14:59

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