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Conflict Incident Report

U.K. national Terry Waitewas abducted in the Beqaa and was released in November 1991.

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Old Wars, New Wars | January, 1983 to December, 1988
Date of incident: 
January 20, 1987 to November 1, 1991
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January 20, 1987: U.K. national Terry Waite, who had come to mediate the hostage crisis, was abducted in the Beqaa. He was released in November 1991.

Primary category: 
Hostage Taking Situation [inc. attempt, release]