YEMEN-KORKIE-BUDD Contributed by NAMPA / SAPA. BUDD SADDENED BY KORKIE'S DEATH Athlete Zola Budd on Monday expressed sadness at the death of her ex-coach and friend Pierre Korkie in Yemen on Saturday. "I am very saddened by Pierre's death and ... Namibia Press Agency, 1 week ago
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Pierre Korkie, the teacher killed by al-Qaeda in Yemen on Saturday, had a great influence on some of South Africa's greatest athletes, including Olympic swimmer Ryk Neethling and runner Zola Budd. I spent a lot of time with him. He was one of the ...City Press, 1 week ago Pierre Korkie dies in failed US rescue mission: family chooses to forgive al-Qaida Gateway News.co.za, 1 week ago Who was Pierre Korkie? ENCA, 1 week ago State takes over Korkie media briefin ... Sunday Independent, 1 week ago
A MEMORIAL service will be held this week for South African Pierre Korkie, who was killed in a failed rescue mission in Yemen, said is family. "Later in this week a memorial service will be held in Bloemfontein and a private burial service," ...BDlive, 1 week ago South African killed in Yemen hostage rescue plan Africa News Network7, 2 weeks ago Barking Dog Foils Rescue as Hostages Killed by al-Qaeda BusinessWeek, 2 weeks ago South African hostage was a day from freedom when killed in US rescue attempt, says aid group Newstalk 1290 CJBK, 2 weeks ago
SEALs insist they didn't know South African aid worker was about to be freed for $200k ransom when he was killed in failed attempt to rescue him and American from Al-Qaeda
U.S. special forces have said they didn't know that a South African hostage was due to be released just hours after he was killed in a botched raid PierreKorkie was due to be released on Sunday after high-level negotiations Charity he worked for say ...Capital Bay, 1 week ago
From Agence France Presse: by Claudine RENAUD South Africa was mourning on Sunday a teacher who had left a comfortable life back home to help children in Yemen, but was taken hostage and killed in a botched attempt to rescue a US hostage. ...BizNews.com, 1 week ago South Africa mourns 'gentleman' teacher killed in Yemen Yahoo! News South Africa, 2 weeks ago
Wife of South African hostage shot dead in US Navy SEAL rescue bid says Al Qaeda had agreed to release her husband 'in days'
PierreKorkie was due to be released today after high-level negotiations His wife Yolande said his captors agreed to put him on a flight to Istanbul She had planned to leave South Africa today for their planned reunion Gift of the Givers charity and ...Capital Bay, 2 weeks ago
Humanitarian organisation Gift of the Givers says it does not blame the United States for the death of South African Pierre Korkie, even though others on social media say US President Barack Obama must answer for what happened. Korkie and American ...SABC, 2 weeks ago Tributes pour in following confirmation of Korkie's death ENCA, 2 weeks ago Korkie and Somers rescue attempt was necessary Obama City Press, 2 weeks ago Condolences stream in for Korkie Independent On Saturday, 2 weeks ago
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