Swedish hostage Johan Gustafsson ‘pretended to be Muslim’ to survive

Swedish hostage Johan Gustafsson ‘pretended to be Muslim’ to survive

Swede Johan Gustafsson, who was kidnapped by al-Qaeda in Mali in 2011, has spoken publicly for the first time since his release this summer after almost six years in captivity.

VIDEO: Al-Qaeda hostage victim Johan Gustafsson’s first words back home in Sweden

VIDEO: Al-Qaeda hostage victim Johan Gustafsson’s first words back home in Sweden

Freed Swede Johan Gustafsson sends message of hope to dad of fellow captive Stephen McGown

Freed Swede Johan Gustafsson sends message of hope to dad of fellow captive Stephen McGown

Swedish al-Qaeda hostage Johan Gustafsson home and reunited with family

Swedish al-Qaeda hostage Johan Gustafsson home and reunited with family

Dad killed by al-Qaeda ‘was Swedish spy’

Dad killed by al-Qaeda ‘was Swedish spy’

Vilks guards beat artist in ‘cocked’ pistol mix-up

Vilks guards beat artist in ‘cocked’ pistol mix-up

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Swede held for ‘al-Qaeda ties’

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Moroccan Swede jailed on terror charges

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Swedish terror suspect worked for Al-Qaeda: prosecutors

Irish police foil plot to kill Swedish cartoonist

Irish police foil plot to kill Swedish cartoonist

US ‘Jihad Jane’ linked to plot to kill cartoonist

US ‘Jihad Jane’ linked to plot to kill cartoonist

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Swedes recruited by Somali terror group

Obama congratulates Reinfeldt on re-election

Obama congratulates Reinfeldt on re-election

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Gothenburg terror trial comes to a close

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Swedish suicide bomber killed in Iraq

Somali militia issues Lars Vilks death threat

Somali militia issues Lars Vilks death threat

Two Swedes jailed for plotting Somalia attacks

Two Swedes jailed for plotting Somalia attacks

Swedes appeal Somalia terror plot conviction

Swedes appeal Somalia terror plot conviction

Teacher shot dead at Swedish school in Yemen

Teacher shot dead at Swedish school in Yemen

Swedes charged with terrorism in US court

Swedes charged with terrorism in US court

Lars Vilks on Al-Qaeda ‘wanted dead or alive’ list

Lars Vilks on Al-Qaeda ‘wanted dead or alive’ list

Swedes joining rebels can ‘rarely be stopped’

Swedes joining rebels can ‘rarely be stopped’