What happens to the child after the family abduction?

In our soon 19 years experience in dealing with all types of Parental Abductions in every corner of the world, we have seen and heard it all. Firstly, lets make it clear as we have in the past, we care not for the mother or father, we care for the innocent children who are the…

Domestic Violence Parental Child Abduction

The number of American troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq between 2001 and 2012 was 6,488. The number of American women who were murdered by current or ex male partners during that time was 11,766. That’s nearly double the amount of casualties lost during war. Women are much more likely to be victims of intimate…

How abductors exploit the media to their advantage

In recent times we have seen a huge increase in abductors taking to social media and gaining media attention in an effort to portray themselves as the victim to try and disguise the fact that they were the original abductor. We have seen so many good parents have their lives, careers, reputation and most importantly their…

Parental Alienation Syndrome within Parental Abduction…

We thought we would cover a topic that we see far too often to not mention. CARI – Child Abduction Recovery International carries out on average 3 recoveries each month and unfortunately 90% of those recoveries we see clear signs of PAS Parental Alienation Syndrome. Nothing stirs up passions more than the controversy generated when…

Philippines Child Abduction

As we began almost two years ago we today continue our blogs on a specific country in order to give a honest and no rubbish blog…. today and for the second time we have chosen The Philippines….. At least once a week CARI receives an enquiry regarding Parental Abduction and The Philippines. Enquiries may range…

No Enforcement in The Hague Convention

Enforcement in Hague and Non-Hague Convention countries The dirty secret that must be told….. The biggest issue by far for victim parents is the enforcement of court decisions. In 95% of CARI’s cases we simply enforce court rulings. 6 of our current cases alone are dealing with just that. This is the major problem for…

Welcome home Esin

Say hello to 8 year old Esin illegally abducted to Ukraine by her mother and finally arriving home today to Turkey. Esin was abducted while her father was in the shower on a family holiday!! There are no limits abductors will go to to carry out their planned abductions. The father didn’t have a clue….

Welcome home Onan

Say hello to Onan illegally abducted by his mother to Azerbaijan in 2014. Like most other abducted children CARI deals with Onan is a victim of PAS – Parental Alienation Syndrome. The two evils of PAS and IPCA – International Parental Child Abduction go hand in hand in abduction cases. #ipca #parentalabduction Unfortunately for Onan…

The Hague Convention Article 12

Following on from our last post. The most abused Article when it comes to International Child Abduction….. The infamous ‘Article 12’ of the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction Where a child has been wrongfully removed or retained in BREACH of Article 3 (full list of Articles on this link…