Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 23:31
Around 200 prisoners escaped from an Indonesian jail after violent riots erupted, with inmates setting fire to the prison and hurling bottles at guards.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 17, 2013, 10:03
A daring Hollywood-style attempt to spring two inmates from a penal colony in Ukraine was foiled by prison guards, the country`s penitentiary service said.
Last Updated: Monday, February 25, 2013, 12:59
The attempt of a group of prisoners to escape by helicopter in central Greece has failed, the authorities said.
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Deposed Iraqi president Saddam Hussein planned to escape from his US-run prison in 2006 with the help of loyalists, including former bodyguards, according to a book written by one of his lawyers.
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