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  British pair freed from pirates   Somalia: Paul, 60, and Rachel Chandler, 56, from Kent, have been released by Somali pirates after being held captive for more than a year UK aid worker released in Somalia UK aid worker killed in Afghanistan  A UK aid worker Linda Norgrove held hostage after being kidnapped in Afghanistan has been killed during a rescue attempt British national missing in Afghanistan Sahil Saeed freed after cash paid in Paris. Spain Kidnapped Sahil found in Pakistan Hostages: We're being badly treated. Somalia Hostages: Pirates will kill us in days   Somalia: A British couple held hostage by pirates for more than 3 months have told of brutal treatment at the hand of their captors Freed British hostage 'held in Iran' British hostages say pirates will kill them   Somalia: A British couple kidnapped from their yacht pleaded for their life in a video broadcast on Britain's Channel 4 Friday Ransom demanded for yacht couple. Somalia   Couple tell of Somalia kidnapping
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B. 2017-08-06 British model kidnapped, 'held for best offer on pornography sites Milan
2. 2014-10-04 Briton held hostage in Libya freed Libya
D. 2014-09-20 Alan Henning's wife appeals to IS to release him Salford, Northern England
E. 2014-05-11 Cameron backs Nigeria girls search London
2013-11-21 Women 'held as slaves for 30 years'
G. 2013-10-24 Portugal police reopen Madeleine McCann inquiry Portugal
7. 2012-03-21 Somali pirates release British hostage Somalia
I. 2012-03-08 Briton, Italian killed amid rescue Sokoto, Northern Nigeria
9. 2010-11-14 British pair freed from pirates Somalia

Portugal police reopen Madeleine McCann inquiry  Police are reopening the case of Madeleine McCann, a 3-year-old British girl who disappeared while on vacation there with her family in 2007 Somali pirates release British hostage. Somalia   Briton, Italian killed amid rescue Map of Sokoto Nigeria
British model kidnapped, 'held for best offer on pornography sites  Milan: 30-year-old Polish man lured a model to a fake photo shoot in Milan last month before drugging her, bundling her into in a suitcase Briton held hostage in Libya freed  British teacher David Bolam has been released after being held hostage by militants in Libya since May Alan Henning's wife appeals to IS to release him. Northern England Cameron backs Nigeria girls search. London Women 'held as slaves for 30 years' Map of south London United Kingdom


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  London: Three women have been 'rescued' from a house in south London by police investigating claims they were held as slaves for about 30 years
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  Northern Nigeria: The suspected killers of Italian and British hostages who had been held in Nigeria have been arrested, an adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan said



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  Paul Chandler, 59, being held by Somali pirates has spoken to TV from aboard a container ship where they are being held hostage
Sep.8   UK reporter freed in raid  Northern Afghanistan: New York Times reporter Stephen Farrell abducted in Afghanistan has been freed by NATO troops in a pre-dawn raid Jun.28 Iran 'frees five' UK embassy staff   Tehran: Iran's state TV: Five out of nine local staff from the embassy detained in Tehran have been released Jun.21 Bodies handed to British officials   Iraq: The remains of 2 bodies, possibly British hostages taken more than 2 years ago in Baghdad, have been handed over to British authorities

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Jul.19 Suicide claim over UK hostage   Iraq: In the video obtained by the Sunday Times: One of the five British hostages held captive by militants in Iraq has killed himself

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Jul.9 Girl recovers after kidnap   Nigeria: British girl Margaret Hill is reported to be in good health except for mosquito bites Jul.5 'Threat to kill' missing UK girl. Nigeria Three-year-old seized
Map of Niger Delta Nigeria  Nigeria Delta: Margaret Hill, the daughter of a British expatriate worker, has been kidnapped by gunmen in the Niger Delta Jul.4   BBC man: I felt buried alive   Jerusalem: Alan Johnston hanked his supporters and saying he was moved by all the people who took the time to support him when he needed it most Jul.3 BBC reporter Alan Johnston freed
  Gaza: Johnston, kidnapped March 12 by a group calling itself the Army of Islam, was wearing blue jeans and looking gaunt
 TV pictures showed Johnston, 45, leaving a building and entering a car, accompanied by armed men. Calls were made for his release in rallies worldwide
Jun.1 Video released of BBC's Johnston   Gaza: A video has appeared on the internet showing the first pictures of Alan Johnston since his abduction in Gaza on 12 March May.29 Five Britons seized
  Baghdad: 4 bodyguards and a finance expert have been kidnapped from Iraq's finance ministry. The kidnappers wore police uniforms
Mar.13 European hostages freed
. Eritrea Mar.6 Kidnapped Britons' vehicles found. Ethiopia

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Dec.17 Kidnapping overshadows Blair visit
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Dec.30 British hostages freed, say Palestinians  Gaza: Kate Burton, a 25-year-old worker for the Palestinian rights group, and her visiting parents

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Oct.27 Abducted aid worker seen in video
. Iraq Sep.29 Hostage Bigley shown in new video   Iraq: British hostage has been shown in a cage in chains in a video screened on Al-Jazeera television UK hopes for Iraq hostage contact. England Sep.22 British hostage pleads for life on video   Iraq: Kenneth Bigley tearfully pleaded to Tony Blair to help spare his life. UK rules out hostage negotiations Apr.11 British hostage freed. Iraq

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Jul.15 Ex-Marine says missing girl 'safe'
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