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Militants take US hostages in Algeria

Sapa-AFP

The US has confirmed that American citizens are among hostages being held in Algeria after an attack by Islamist militants near a southern gas field.

Militants take US hostages in Algeria

Yemenis protest against hostage killings

Staff Reporter

Thousands of Yemenis marched on Wednesday in protest at the killing of three foreign hostages as security forces expanded the search for six others.

Betancourt rescue: 'Like a movie'

Staff Reporter

It was Ingrid Betancourt's 2321st day in captivity and it started like any other. At 4am she woke up and prayed to God.