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Algeria crisis

Algeria hostage drama: 'two of the militants were Canadian'

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Mon 21 Jan, AT 15:42

Prime Minister Sellal says one ringleader was Canadian but security source claims two

The threat from Africa: Gaddafi warned it would happen

Mon 21 Jan, AT 14:31
Robert Fox

Western governments have not taken seriously enough the emergence of new networks of jihadi groups

'It was like The Great Escape': how Scot fled terrorists - video

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Mon 21 Jan, AT 08:38

Algerian workers helped disguise Alan Wright, cut the perimeter wires and led him to freedom

Tigantourine, Algeria hostage crisis

23 hostages and 32 terrorists dead as dust settles in Algeria

Sun 20 Jan, AT 10:28

Bloodbath at gas plant leads to fears that Sahara could become a terrorist haven like Afghanistan

Cameron: Number of Britons ‘at risk’ in Algeria crisis has been reduced

First Reaction
Fri 18 Jan, AT 15:35

David Cameron shows strain as he criticises Algeria for not warning him about its assault on gas plant

Hostage crisis: Algeria ignored captives' plea to withdraw

Fri 18 Jan, AT 09:06

Algeria's zero-tolerance policy towards insurgents led to troops going in 'with all guns blazing'

Bloodbath in the Algerian desert: what was kidnapping all about?

First Post
Thu 17 Jan, AT 14:20

Six questions answered about the hostage crisis and the al-Qaeda-linked Islamists behind the siege