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Stories with person: Muqtada al-Sadr
  • Iraqi PM expresses doubts that 3 Americans were kidnapped 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 8:05 am

    BAGHDAD - Iraq's prime minister has expressed doubts that the three Americans who went missing from a Baghdad neighborhood last week have been kidnapped. Haider al-Abadi says no demands have been made for the three and that they were most likely taken by "criminal gangs." Al-Abadi spoke on Friday from Davos, Switzerland, where he is attending the World Economic Forum.