Police break up hostage situation at hospital near Passau

Police break up hostage situation at hospital near Passau

Police ended a hostage situation in Deggendorf near Passau in Bavaria on Friday afternoon, in which one hospital patient took another under his control with a knife.

No evidence of terrorist motive in Cologne hostage drama

No evidence of terrorist motive in Cologne hostage drama

Syrian in Cologne hostage drama had mental problems: police

Syrian in Cologne hostage drama had mental problems: police

Police not ruling out ‘terror’ motive in Cologne hostage taking

Police not ruling out ‘terror’ motive in Cologne hostage taking

Update: Police report end to hostage situation at Cologne’s Hauptbahnhof

Update: Police report end to hostage situation at Cologne’s Hauptbahnhof

Police end hostage situation in Bavaria after hours-long stand off

Police end hostage situation in Bavaria after hours-long stand off

Germany’s most notorious hostage-taker to be released after 30 years behind bars

Germany’s most notorious hostage-taker to be released after 30 years behind bars

Viernheim hostage-taker wasn’t carrying lethal weapon

Viernheim hostage-taker wasn’t carrying lethal weapon

Woman dies after weeks-long hostage ordeal

Woman dies after weeks-long hostage ordeal

My Berlin ‘safe haven’ after 977 days’ captivity

My Berlin ‘safe haven’ after 977 days’ captivity

German abducted in Kabul: reports

German abducted in Kabul: reports

Taliban release German hostage in Afghanistan

Taliban release German hostage in Afghanistan

Boko Haram hostage freed in Cameroon

Boko Haram hostage freed in Cameroon

Ingolstadt hostage taker gets eight years

Ingolstadt hostage taker gets eight years

Kidnapped German ‘rescued’ in Nigeria

Kidnapped German ‘rescued’ in Nigeria

German aid worker freed after two-year ordeal

German aid worker freed after two-year ordeal

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Islamists threaten to behead German hostage

Isis ‘releases kidnapped German’

Isis ‘releases kidnapped German’

Yemen tribesmen free German hostage

Yemen tribesmen free German hostage

German sailors missing in suspected kidnapping

German sailors missing in suspected kidnapping

Hostage-taker ‘shot twice by police’

Hostage-taker ‘shot twice by police’

Hostage drama ends with release of captives

Hostage drama ends with release of captives

Prisoner takes jail staff member hostage

Prisoner takes jail staff member hostage

Hostages in Yemen being held by rebels

Hostages in Yemen being held by rebels

83-year-old held hostage in cellar over land dispute

83-year-old held hostage in cellar over land dispute

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German hostage in poor health