held hostage   (人質)

He was held hostage for 250 days and released on July 11, 1980.

They are later held hostage by their parents' killer Blaine Varden.

He was held hostage for eight days, and was then released unharmed.

taken hostage   (人質)

An additional forty seamen were not taken hostage.

To make matters worse, Mrs Luo is later taken hostage.

In Lodève the sub-prefect was taken hostage.

hostage crisis   (人質危機)

Russian hostage crisis Russian hostage crisis might refer to:

The Sect creates a hostage crisis at the German embassy in Japan.

hostage situation   (人質状況)

Also, Terry heads the hostage situation while having problems with the Vulture.

She proves their point and everyone heads to the store to deal with the hostage situation.

The president, who barely escaped the hostage situation, remains trapped in the unfinished bomb shelter.

hostage rescue   (人質救助)

Operations include hostage rescue, armed standoffs and bomb disposal.

Upon return in March 1980, the four planes soon found themselves in Egypt to support the ill-fated hostage rescue attempt.

It is designed for SWAT and special forces teams in hostile situations, particularly counter-terrorism and hostage rescue operations.