Lima Syndrome

A phenomenon in which kidnappers become so concerned for their hostages that they free them without using them as bargaining chips
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THEATRE The Lima Syndrome Autumn season at the Unity is under way with this drama about Sergei and June, two people more opposite than each of them could imagine.
THEATRE The Lima Syndrome People say that opposites attract, but, as we all know, this is simply not true.
Picturehouse at FACT, 88, Wood Street, Liverpool, 0871 902 5737, - Wed, 22 Jun The Lima Syndrome People say that opposites attract, but as we all know, this is simply not true.