Report: US hostage missing since 2012 freed in Syria

ByREUTERS
August 24, 2014 20:16




DUBAI- Kidnappers in Syria on Sunday freed a US journalist missing since 2012 following Qatari efforts to win his release, al Jazeera reported.

The Qatar-based television station named the journalist as Peter Theo Curtis, and said he had been handed over to a representative of the United Nations.

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