Wednesday, 4 July 2007

Alan Johnston freed

I guess I can take my Alan Johnston button down now... the BBC's Gaza correspondent was freed by the Army of Islam in the early hours of this morning. Relief all round in this house in any case.

Looks like Hamas will be trying to make political capital out of this happy conclusion to events. Let's see ...

2 comments:

Princesse Ecossaise said...

ahhh I was so happy to see that he was free, his poor family must be so relieved.

Lis of the North said...

I heard on the radio yesterday morning through my sleepy haze. Was really, genuinely happy :)