Terri Crippes, left, and Lori Lyon, maternal aunts of Kayla Mueller, speak in February. Her family is among those who have criticized U.S. policy on hostages.
Terri Crippes, left, and Lori Lyon, maternal aunts of Kayla Mueller, speak in February. Her family is among those who have criticized U.S. policy on hostages. Rob Schumacher The Arizona Republic
Terri Crippes, left, and Lori Lyon, maternal aunts of Kayla Mueller, speak in February. Her family is among those who have criticized U.S. policy on hostages. Rob Schumacher The Arizona Republic

Obama softens hostage policy to ease families’ pain

June 23, 2015 05:00 PM

UPDATED June 23, 2015 07:47 PM

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