Omar Khadr

In Canada, freed hostage says Afghan captors killed his infant child and raped his wife

In Canada, freed hostage says Afghan captors killed his infant child and raped his wife

Former hostage Joshua Boyle returned Saturday to his parents' home in Canada where he said full medical exams were being arranged for himself and his family after they were rescued from the captivity of the Taliban-linked extremist Haqqani network in Afghanistan.

Boyle said earlier at Toronto's airport after landing with his American wife, Caitlan Coleman, and three young children that the network killed their newborn daughter and raped his wife during the five years they were held in captivity.

"The stupidity and evil of the Haqqani network's kidnapping of a pilgrim and his heavily pregnant wife engaged in helping ordinary villagers in Taliban-controlled regions of...

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