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Peter Theo Curtis

Returns to United States

26 Aug, 2014

Curtis, a journalist held hostage in Syria for 22 months, returns to the United States after being released by al-Nusra Front, a Sunni extremist group. Curtis:

I have been so touched and moved, beyond all words, by the people who have come up to me today — strangers on the airplane, the flight attendants, and most of all my family — to say welcome home.