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#Hostage situation

From TheJournal.ie Three dead after man takes two women hostage in Zurich flat Hostage Situation

Three dead after man takes two women hostage in Zurich flat

Zurich police confirmed that three people – two women and a man – have died.

From TheJournal.ie Far-left French politician arrested over tweet appearing to celebrate heroic policeman's death Hostage Situation

Far-left French politician arrested over tweet appearing to celebrate heroic policeman's death

The policeman offered himself in exchange for a woman being used as a human shield.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in Dutch radio station after taking woman hostage over car park argument Hilversum

Man arrested in Dutch radio station after taking woman hostage over car park argument

The NOS newscaster said the man was armed with a knife.

From TheJournal.ie Hostage situation at south Dublin house ends after woman released unharmed Ballyogan

Hostage situation at south Dublin house ends after woman released unharmed

The man who allegedly held her hostage has left the house this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie All staff evacuated as police negotiate with armed man in Turkish hospital Istanbul

All staff evacuated as police negotiate with armed man in Turkish hospital

It is believed that the man is a patient at the hospital’s psychiatric unit.

From TheJournal.ie 20 hostages killed in Bangladesh, many "brutally hacked to death" Hostage Situation

20 hostages killed in Bangladesh, many "brutally hacked to death"

Around 20 people of different nationalities are being held hostage.

From TheJournal.ie London hostage situation resolved as man arrested Leicester Square

London hostage situation resolved as man arrested

Police confirmed that the situation was not terror related.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman dead, two other fatalities as police storm Sydney siege café Terror Siege

Gunman dead, two other fatalities as police storm Sydney siege café

Seven hostages ran from the building — just seconds before police entered with stun grenades and live fire.

From TheJournal.ie 40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born Hostage Situation

40 years ago, this is how 'Stockholm Syndrome' was born

The man who took hostages in a Swedish bank in August 1973 tells his story – and how those he had taken prisoner “more or less sided with me”.

From TheJournal.ie Algeria: 18 killed - including seven hostages - in 'final assault' Algeria

Algeria: 18 killed - including seven hostages - in 'final assault'

Algerian security forces are now thought to be sweeping the gas plant to remove landmines planted around it.

From TheJournal.ie Algerians still pursuing 'terrorists' at gas field: Cameron Algeria

Algerians still pursuing 'terrorists' at gas field: Cameron

Cameron said he was “disappointed” to have not been informed in advance of the assault on the plant

Has The Onion gone too far with #CongressHostage story?

A ‘news story’, tweets and now a video falsely claim there is a hostage situation involving young children at the United States Congress building in Washington. It has not gone down well in some quarters.