Hijacked

2017
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London Under Siege

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This is the story of the most significant hostage situations in the UK; an event that brought the SAS into the international spotlight. Anti-ayatollah protestors storm the Iranian embassy, taking 26 hostages and making their demands. After days of tense negotiation and incredible surveillance, the SAS storm the building and save almost all of the hostages.
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Season 1 Episode 2 - Terror In The Sky

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This four-part series tells the shocking true stories of some of the most infamous hijackings, sieges and hostage stand-offs that have gripped the world. This episode tells the dramatic story of the 1985 hijacking of TWA flight 847 shortly after take-off from Athens airport. The hijackers, members of Hezbollah and Islamic Jihad, were seeking the release of 700 Shi’ite Muslims from Israeli custody. Amongst the passengers and crew who endured what was to become a 17-day ordeal of threats and beat...
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Season 1 Episode 1 - Nightmare In The Desert

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This four-part series tells the shocking true stories of some of the most infamous hijackings, sieges and hostage stand-offs that have gripped the world. This episode, in 1970, the Middle East was in turmoil. Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians were living in refugee camps. They were angry, and many were prepared to do anything to get their land back. One group of Palestinian militants had a shocking plan to make the world aware of their plight - by carrying out the largest string of hijackin...
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