Hope for hostages increased by John Lyttle mission

Title
Hope for hostages increased by John Lyttle mission
Genre
Interview
TX Date
19 Oct 1987
Year of production
1987
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Duration
00:02:27
Description
Following a secret mission by John Lyttle, an envoy of the Archbishop of Canterbury, he hopes that Terry Waite may be released. He says that the Syrians would like to bring about the release of hostages with sustained support. The Syrians’ arrangement of a meeting with the Ministry of Defence in Damascus showed commitment. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
John Lyttle
Keywords
Middle East; UK; International relations; Lebanon; Hostages; Syria; Terry Waite; John McCarthy

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