Report: 35 Hostages Dead in Rescue Attempt at BP Gas Facility in Algeria
The hostage situation at a BP natural gas facility in Algeria has reportedly turned deadly. The Algerian military launched a rescue operation after Al Qaeda-linked terrorists attacked the complex on Wednesday. The raid did not go well, and reportedly lead to the deaths of 35 hostages and 15 of their captors.
Fox News has learned that two Americans have escaped; Jennifer Griffin reports that they are en route to London. The White House confirms that there are still Americans being held inside the facility.