Algeria state news agency: Army launches final assault, 7 hostages, 11 kidnappers, killed

Algeria state news agency: Army launches final assault, 7 hostages, 11 kidnappers, killed

Associated Press
Algeria: 32 militants killed, with 23 hostages
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CAPTION CORRECTION, CORRECTS TO THE CITY OF AMENAS, ALGERIA, NOT THE AMENAS GAS FIELD, WHICH IS 45 KM FROM THE CITY AND NOT VISIBLE IN THIS IMAGE - This Oct. 8, 2012 satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows the city of Amenas, Algeria. At the Amenas Gas Field, 45 km from the city and not shown in this image, Algerian special forces launched a rescue operation Thursday and freed foreign hostages held by al-Qaida-linked militants, but estimates for the number of dead varied wildly from four to dozens. (AP Photo/DigitalGlobe)

AIN AMENAS, Algeria (AP) -- Algeria state news agency: Army launches final assault, 7 hostages, 11 kidnappers, killed.

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