Two Britons arrested yesterday evening at Heathrow Airport and being held over terrorism allegations will be questioned about the kidnapping of a British photographer in Syria.
The man and woman arrested, both twenty-six, were held last night after arriving in the UK from Egypt.
Scotland Yard confirmed that one line of inquiry was whether the pair were involved in the abduction of a British photographer and his Dutch colleague.
Photographer John Cantlie, who had worked for the Sunday Times, and Dutchman Jeroen Oerlemans were both captured for a week. Mr Cantlie said that one of his captors had claimed to be an NHS doctor.
More top news
Sunderland have finally lost their battle against relegations and it was certainly years in the making, writes Simon O'Rourke.
A four-year-old boy has died after being hit by a car outside a medical centre in Leeds.
The McCanns said they will do "whatever it takes for as long as it takes" to find their daughter, ten years after her disappearance.