Alan Johnston - Biography and Images

Alan Johnston is to tell the story of his kidnap ordeal in two special BBC programmes on 25 October 2007. An hour-long Panorama special on BBC One will feature an extended Jeremy Vine interview and in From Our Own Correspondent, on BBC Radio 4 and…

The BBC issued the following statement at 3.00am on Wednesday 4 July 2007, following the release of Alan Johnston. “We are delighted and extremely relieved that our friend and colleague, Alan Johnston, has been released. “This is wonderful news for his family, friends and colleagues…

kidnapped BBC Journalist Alan Johnston, has been freed in Gaza after almost four months in captivity . Alan was freed early Wednesday after a late-night deal between the ruling Hamas Islamists and the Al Qaeda-inspired clan group that kidnapped him in March. Rallies worldwide had…