French Tourist Beheaded By ISIS Copycat Group In AlgeriaMountaineer Herve Gourdel was kidnapped Sunday while hiking in Algeria. A splinter group from al-Qaida posted a video saying his death was revenge for French participation in airstrikes against the Islamic State.
CBS News: Algerian Official Confirms Air Algerie Flight Carrying 116 People CrashedAn Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has disappeared from radar, the official Algerian news agency said Thursday.
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CBS News: 3 Americans Killed In Terror Siege At Algeria Natural Gas PlantThe death toll from the terrorist siege at a natural gas plant in the Sahara climbed to at least 81 on Sunday as Algerian forces searching the refinery for explosives found dozens more bodies, many so badly disfigured it was unclear whether they were hostages or militants, a security official said.
Death Toll Climbs Past 80 In Siege In The Sahara The death toll from the terrorist siege at a natural gas plant in the Sahara climbed to at least 81 on Sunday as Algerian forces searching the refinery for explosives found dozens more bodies, many so badly disfigured it was unclear whether they were hostages or militants, a security official said.
Algeria: 32 Militants Killed, With 23 Hostages
Panetta: Much Remains 'Sketchy' About Algerian Terrorist AssaultThe U.S. and British defense chiefs said Saturday the hostage crisis in Algeria ended with more deaths, but that details remained unclear. They blamed the militants who seized the natural gas complex in the Sahara, and not Algeria's government for its rescue operation.
State Department: 1 American Dead in Algerian StandoffOne American worker at a natural gas complex in Algeria has been found dead, U.S. officials said Friday as the Obama administration sought to secure the release of Americans still being held by militants on the third day of the hostage standoff in the Sahara.

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