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Algeria Hostage Crisis

25 Hostages Freed, 6 Killed In Operation By Algerian Forces

Reuters | Lamine Chikhi | Posted 03.19.2013 | World

By Lamine Chikhi ALGIERS, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Twenty-five foreign hostages escaped and six were killed on Thursday when Algeri...

Air Strikes Kill 35 Hostages, 15 Militants, Reports Say

Posted 01.17.2013 | World

The Associated Press reports that 35 hostages and 15 of their captors have been killed during an air raid by the Algerian military. Reuters re...

15 Hostages Escape, 40 Others Freed In Algeria

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2013 | World

By Lamine Chikhi ALGIERS, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Some hostages were reported to have escaped from a remote Algerian gas plant on Thursday,...

7 Americans Held Hostage By Al Qaeda-Linked Militants

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 01.17.2013 | World

Islamist militants attacked a gas field in Algeria on Wednesday, killing three and taking dozens hostage. Reuters reports that seven Americans are ...

Algerian Gas Installation Home To Kidnapped Foreign Workers

Reuters | Posted 03.18.2013 | World

By Andrew Callus LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - The gas installation where dozens of foreign gas industry workers were being held hostage ...