Dec. 1, 2021

Nick Dunn, British citizen and former British Army soldier previously held in India, Part 2 | Pod Hostage Diplomacy

Nick Dunn, British citizen and former British Army soldier previously held in India, Part 2 | Pod Hostage Diplomacy

Nick Dunn is a British citizen and a former British Army Parachute Regiment soldier. He served in Afghanistan and Iraq. After leaving Her Majesty’s Forces, he continued to work in security. Nick was working as an armed security guard onboard the MV Seaman Guard Ohio in October 2013 alongside another 5 British former Army soldiers when he and the other members of the crew and guards were arrested by the Indian coast guard. They were wrongfully imprisoned in India for 4 years. Nick and these other 5 Brits were collectively known as the Chennai 6.

This week’s episode is part two of our three-part interview with Nick Dunn himself. On this episode, Nick talks about using his military training to survive prison, the Chennai 6 make an appeal, their case goes to the Indian Supreme Court, judgement day, getting acquitted, leaving prison and the journey back home to his family waiting for him at Newcastle airport.

If you prefer, you can watch the video version of this interview on YouTube

For more information on Nick Dunn, please check out the following:

  • Our previous episode: Ep 15

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