Insight Media Blunders or Brilliance Protected: Ten years ago, a British journalist was held captive by Hamas in Gaza, then expelled. Now he’s been invited to return. His captivity had repercussions for others reporting on a strife-torn part of the world. 13 February 2020 By Paul Martin This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: Pages: 1 2 Post navigation Previous PostPrevious As I interviewed her, a flickering black-and-white television brought his ex-wife astonishing news. Nelson Mandela was to be set free.Next PostNext Ten years since his capture by a hardline Hamas ‘internal security’ force inside Gaza, a veteran foreign correspondent reveals the story behind his ordeal. And what he has learned, to his benefit, from that experience.