Peter Moore, a friend to many Guyanese and RPCVs, was kidnapped in Iraq earlier this week. Peter worked with Guyana Geology and Mines Commission from about GUY 11 to GUY 14. For more information, check out ABC News. Please keep Peter in your thoughts and prayers.
The other big item was that a terrorist cell out of Guyana was broken up in Brooklyn with plans to attack JFK airport. Check out more on Google News.
UPDATE: This is only a rumour but I heard this from someone close to him.
[T]he last i heard was that the mehdi army claiming to have him for negotions…but they still havent stated what they wanted or shown any proof they indeed have em alive…