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Egypt urged to free Al Jazeera journalists
Terry Waite and BBC's Alan Johnston, both former hostages, join Amnesty in plea for the release of Al Jazeera staff.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2014 23:55 GMT
Italian peace activist killed in Gaza
Hamas rulers of the Strip confirm the arrest of one person in connection with the killing of Vittorio Arrigoni.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 08:11 GMT
One killed in Gaza car explosion
A 27-year-old Palestinian man killed and another wounded in Israeli attack outside the main police compound in Gaza City
Last updated: 03 Nov 2010 18:26 GMT
Release: Sheikh Saleh Dughmush
Al Jazeera English exclusive interview with Sheikh Saleh Dughmush airs today Witness: 'Hostage In Gaza'.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2009 12:03 GMT
The Hostages of Gaza
Rageh Omaar returns to Gaza to investigate the kidnapping of journalists there.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2009 10:31 GMT
Johnston appeals for al-Hajj trial
Al Jazeera's cameraman has been held more than five years without charge.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2007 11:07 GMT
Reporting Gaza's chaos
We examine media reaction to BBC journalist Alan Johnston's release and its effect on conflict journalism.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2007 10:20 GMT
Johnston case 'exposes hypocrisy'
Clan chief linked to kidnap criticises double standards in outcry over Johnston's case.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2007 11:31 GMT
BBC reporter celebrates freedom
Alan Johnston praises Hamas for securing his release from captors in Gaza.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2007 21:28 GMT
Spokesman for Johnston captors held
Hamas says arrest of Army of Islam spokesman not linked to bid to free reporter.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2007 11:38 GMT
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