Alan Henning

UK: does media blackout help hostages?
Alan Henning
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UK: does media blackout help hostages?

Alan Henning's brother says it was 'disgusting' that his family were virtually gagged over kidnapping
8 Oct 2014
UK: Tornados' first strikes against Islamic State
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UK: Tornados' first strikes against Islamic State

Attacks will prompt 'relief' for government after fanfare of air strikes vote, but 'anxiety' for hostages
1 Oct 2014
Family of UK hostage Alan Henning sent audio plea for life
Alan Henning
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Family of UK hostage Alan Henning sent audio plea for life

Islamic State captors send recording to aid worker's wife, in which he pleads for his life
24 Sep 2014
ISLAMIC STATE: UK strategy on freeing British hostags
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ISLAMIC STATE: UK strategy on freeing British hostags

Second John Cantlie propaganda video released by militants accusing UK of 'abandoning' its hostages
23 Sep 2014
Alan Henning: from taxi driver to hostage
Alan Henning
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Alan Henning: from taxi driver to hostage

Jihadists threaten to behead a second British aid worker, who travelled to Syria to help refugees
15 Sep 2014
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