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04/12/1991 Terry Anderson is freed in Lebanon

Terry A. Anderson is an American journalist. He was taken hostage by Shiite Hezbollah militants who were supported by Iran in supposed retaliation for Israel's use of U.S. weapons and aid in its strikes against Muslim and Druze targets in Lebanon. Anderson was released in December and says he has forgiven his captors.


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  • Terry A. Anderson 

  • Early life 

  • Hostage in Lebanon 

  • Post-captivity life 

  • Philanthropy 

  • 2004 State Senate campaign 

  • Personal life