ALGIERS (Reuters) – Algerian forces have found the bodies of two Canadian Islamist fighters after a bloody siege at a desert gas plant, a security source said on Monday, as the death toll reached at least 80 after troops stormed … Continue reading
US President Barack Obama blames “terrorists” for the death of at least 23 hostages at a besieged desert gas facility in Algeria.
Algerian troops end a siege at a gas facility in the Sahara desert killing 11 Islamist militants after they killed seven hostages, state media say.
Hundreds of hostages freed from militants at a gas facility, state media say, but about 30 foreigners remain unaccounted for, including ’10 Britons’.
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TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) – A 23-year-old gunman who said al Qaeda inspired him to kill seven people in France died in a hail of bullets on Thursday as he scrambled out of a ground-floor window during a gun battle with … Continue reading
The siege of a gunman suspected of seven killings in southern France is nearing an end, police sources say, as loud blasts are heard.