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

Swede held hostage by al-Qaeda since 2011 freed

Swede held hostage by al-Qaeda since 2011 freed

Abducted Swede in new Mali hostage video

Abducted Swede in new Mali hostage video