Secret Photos From Algerian Hostage Crisis

A first-person perspective from one of the hostages in the four-day crisis that left 81 dead.

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Algerian workers stand outside an accommodation unit of the plant.

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Three attackers (rear R) stand guard in front of foreigners that were taken hostage, while Algerians (L) are left alone at an accommodation unit of the plant .

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An Islamic militant (rear C) in camouflage uniform, stands among Algerian employees who were forced to leave their houses with their belongings.

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