Keyword: histages

French jihadist who held Western hostages in Syria named

Salim Benghalem, 35, said to be one of captors who held four French reporters, who were freed in April 2014 after 10 months in captivity.

France sieges: hostages hid in refrigerators and under sink

Stories emerge of how hidden man at besieged printing works fed information to police by text, while a father hid his son in supermarket fridge.