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Surrender only, Algeria warns hostage-takers

Defying the Algerian army’s demands to give up, the band of Islamist militant kidnappers who terrorized a remote Saharan gas-field complex still held at least 10 and possibly dozens of foreign hostages Friday. A senior Algerian government official said there were no talks planned to end the standoff.

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Photographs by Canal Algerie via AP Television

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  • Headline: Surrender only, Algeria warns hostage-takers
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 1 on 01/19/2013
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