Terry Waite


Terry Waite

As adviser on international affairs to the Archbishop of Canterbury, Terry Waite negotiated the release of several hostages in the Middle East before being taken captive himself in Beirut in 1987. He was released in 1991.

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Accord Issue 16: Engaging armed groups

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