Mr. Pernan and another philippine hostage was dead in the operation.
be held as a hostage
Any solution [ to Soviet economic malaise ],however,is hostage to the crisis of authority,creating a catch-22stalemate between perestroika and glasnost,between economics and politics:any measure to shore up the economy only fans public anger and reduces the authority of the Government.
superpowers held hostage to each other by their nuclear arsenals.
The gunman is holding two children hostage in the building
The gunman is holding two children hostage in the building.
Study on Disposal of the Hostage-taking Cases by Using Canned LNG
From the Iraqi crisis of nuclear weapon inspection, war of Kosovo, Philippine’s hostage crisis, Indian-Pakistani conflict to the Taiwan Straits crisis, regional conflict and other tense situations incessantly
International Convention Agains Hostage-taking (passed by the United Nations Genera Assembly on December 17, 1979)
On the 7th, the Philippine government army launched an operation to rescue the hostages abducted by the ASG. The American hostage Martin Burnham and Filipina hostage died in the rescue operation while Burnham’s wife was rescued but injured
The hijackers kept the pilot on board the plane as(a)hostage .
The highjackers held two women hostage .
Police identified the hostage as Dieter Hoss.
The police discovered the hostage bound hand and foot in a disused warehouse.
It is likely that they will kill the hostage .
Possibly they will kill hostage .
The terrorists are holding three men hostage .
Nine more were taken hostage as the terrorists demanded the release of over 200 Palestinians in Israeli jails, along with two German terrorists.
The terrorists will only release their hostage on certain condition.
Fear was the hostage ’s constant companion.
Hold [take] a person hostage
A newsflash from beirut says some of the American diplomats have been kidnapped as hostage
On Measures of Handling the Kidnap Hostage Event
take sb hostage = take sb with one as a hostage
Have you read the article about the rescue of the hostage ?
A person serving as security;a hostage .
The Principles of International Law Applied in the Identification of the Crime of Hostage-taking
If you marry her, it means you’ll give hostage to fortune.
Release a prisoner,hostage , kidnap victim,etc(from captivity)
The hostage had a rifle levelled at his head
case for encroachment upon a citizen’s personal rights by hostage taking
1.A person seized or held as security for the fulfilment of a condition.
‘they were held _hostage_ by armed rebels’
‘Ten _hostages_ have been released unharmed but five remain unaccounted for.’
独上高台望四海 手揽云月傍天飞， 落叶重重已十月 归鸟凄凄啼心扉。