Thursday, 17 January 2013

[BBC News] Algeria troops 'in face-off' with militant hostage-takers

Algeria troops 'in face-off' with militant hostage-takers

17 January 2013
Algerian troops have surrounded a gas facility in Algeria, where some 20 foreign workers are being held hostage by Islamist militants, officials say.

The kidnappers killed a Briton and an Algerian after attacking and occupying the complex at In Amenas on Wednesday. ...
Story at BBC News