John McCarthy freed from Beirut

Title
John McCarthy freed from Beirut
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:03:22
Description
Report on the release of British hostage John McCarthy from Beirut, the Lebanon this morning by his captors Islamic Jihad. With reaction from: Sunnie Mann, husband of hostage Jackie Mann, who had hope it would be her husband released (speaking on Sky News); former hostage Brian Keenan on the sudden impact of freedom; McCarthy describes his joy at being freed, and thanks his fellow captives for their support, speaking in Damascus; girlfriend Jill Morrell; former Archbishop of Canterbury, Robert Runcie who hopes his envoy Terry Waite may now be released. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Robert Runcie; Jill Morrell; John McCarthy; Brian Keenan; Sunnie Mann; Sky News
Keywords
Terrorism; International relations; Imprisonment; Lebanon; Beirut; Hostages; Islamic Jihad; Terry Waite; Jackie Mann; Damascus

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