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John McCarthy arrives home in Britain

Title
John McCarthy arrives home in Britain
Genre
News report
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1991
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Duration
00:00:29
Description
James Bays reports from RAF Lyneham on the arrival home of John McCarthy, a British man held hostage in Beirut, the Lebanon. McCarthy met Foreign Office minister Douglas Hogg and UN Secretary General, Javier Perez de Cuellar to hand over the demands of his former captors, the Islamic Jihad group.
Contributors
James Bays
Keywords
Terrorism; UN; Lebanon; Beirut; Hostages; Islamic Jihad; Douglas Hogg; Javier Perez de Cuellar; John McCarthy; RAF Lyneham

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