Hostage Advocacy

Promote the safe return of every
American citizen kidnapped abroad,
particularly journalists and aid workers

Hostages Released Since 2014

Alan Gross: Detained in Cuba from December 2009 - December 2014
Darryl Lewis: Detained in Democratic Republic of Congo from April 2016 - June 2016
Saeed Abedini: Detained in Iran from September 2012 - January 2016
Amir Mirzaei Hekmati: Detained in Iran from August 2011 - January 2016
Jason Rezaian: Detained in Iran from July 2014 - January 2016
Kenneth Bae: Detained in North Korea from December 2012 - November 2014
Jeffrey Fowle: Detained in North Korea from June 2014 - October 2014
Kim Dong Chul: Detained in North Korea from October 2015 - May 2018
Kim Hak-song: Detained in North Korea from May 2017 - May 2018
Kim Sang Duk: Detained in North Korea from April 2017 - May 2018
Matthew Miller: Detained in North Korea from April 2014 - November 2014
Otto Warmbier: Detained in North Korea from January 2016 - June 2017
Joshua Holt: Detained in Venezuela from 2016 - May 2018
Aya Hijazi: Detained in Egypt from May 2014 - April 2017"
Andrew Brunson: Detained in Turkey from October 2016 - October 2018