Kidnapped British IT contractor Peter Moore has been released after two-and-a-half years in captivity.
Moore, who worked for US consultancy BearingPoint when he was kidnapped in May 2007, was freed last week.
Hopes were raised in June that the 36-year-old computer expert from Lincoln would be released after the US military freed a senior Shia militia leader, Laith al-Khazali. This was one of the demands of Moore's kidnappers for his and his four bodyguards' release.
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Moore is now back in the UK and expected to receive counselling and medical care.
Three of the bodyguards are dead and the fourth is feared dead.
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