Security minister declines to elaborate on whereabouts of journalist captured in Syria in 2012
John Cantlie, the British journalist captured by Islamic State more than six years ago, is still alive, the Home Office has said.
The security minister, Ben Wallace, in a briefing with reporters, did not elaborate on his justification for the UK government’s belief that Cantlie is alive. He declined to give details of where British intelligence believes Cantlie is still held by Isis.
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