The ordeal of John McCarthy

Title
The ordeal of John McCarthy
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:02:49
Description
Report on the capture and release of journalist John McCarthy, hostage in Beirut for over 5 years. Includes a Lebanese television appeal by his mother Sheila McCarthy before her death; freed hostage Brian Keenan speaking on his release, on his fellow hostage; girlfriend Jill Morrell as he started 5th year in captivity. he was released on 08/08/91. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Sheila McCarthy; Jill Morrell; Brian Keenan
Keywords
Diplomacy; Lebanon; Beirut; Hostages; Freedom; Abduction; John McCarthy

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