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Algeria says 600 hostagages
freed; terrorists say 35 died

USA Today, by Charles McPhedron & Louise Osborne

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 1/17/2013 12:53:23 PM

The fate of hostages being held at a gas complex deep in the Sahara desert drew conflicting reports Thursday, with an Algerian news service reporting that 600 hostages were freed while militants claimed 35 were killed in an Algerian military raid. Algerian news service ANP reported that the Algerian military conducted air strikes and a ground operation to free the hostages, who were picked up by military helicopters. It remained unclear if any of the hostages were injured, ANP said. However, Islamist terrorists told a Mauritanian news outlet that Algerian military helicopters strafed the gas complex, killing 35 foreign hostages

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/17/2013 1:49:10 PM     (No. 9122414)

And if all the terrorists didn´t die who messed up?

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