Subscribe Register Login
Monday, April 23, 2018, 6:52 a.m.

This exclusive story is reserved for our subscribers.

Support independent journalism by subscribing to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Subscribe now to continue reading.

Algeria ends standoff, states at least 55 dead

In a bloody finale, Algerian special forces stormed a natural-gas complex in the Sahara desert Saturday to end a standoff with Islamist extremists, leaving at least 23 hostages dead and killing all 32 militants involved, the Algerian government said. With few details emerging from the remote site in eastern Algeria, it was unclear whether anyone was rescued in the final operation, but the number of hostages killed Saturday — seven ...

Click here to login or subscribe below.

BEST DEAL
7-Day
Home Delivery
& Online
Online Only
Get Started Get Started
Breaking News
Commenting
Newspaper Content Online
Smartphone Access
Tablet App (iPad) Access
Home Delivery
Sunday Comics, Ad Inserts, Coupons