Algeria Hostage Aftermath: 25 More Bodies Found

Author:
Euro News
Publisher:
Euro News
Publication Date:
20 January 2013
Tags:
Algeria, Legal and Judicial Affairs

New details are emerging about the four-day hostage crisis at an Algeria gas facility. Amateur footage appears to show burnt out vehicles following an attack by government forces early on in the standoff.
According to an Irish hostage who was inside one of the vehicles that made up the convoy, several al-Qaeda linked militants and hostages were killed.



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