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Family: Ransom Was Not Paid To Free US Journalist Held Captive By Al Qaeda-Linked Group In SyriaAs the U.S. mourned an American journalist executed by Islamic militants, the nation found something of a reprieve with the release of another freelance reporter who had been held hostage for nearly two years by an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria.
Former Hostage: Islamist Group Was 'Collecting' American JournalistsAn American journalist who was held captive for 210 days by extremist Syrian rebels says the Islamist group was “collecting us."
Video Game Puts Players In Shoes Of Syrian Rebels A new video game based on Syria's civil war challenges players to make the hard choices facing the country's rebels. Is it better to negotiate peace with the regime of President Bashar Assad, for example, or dispatch jihadist fighters to kill pro-government thugs?