A picture shows an accommodation compound belonging to Algeria's Sonatrach oil company in Tiguentourine near In Amenas in the desert in Algeria's deep south on Jan. 19, 2013. (credit: FAROUK BATICHE/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: 3 Americans Killed In Terror Siege At Algeria Natural Gas Plant

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.