Published On: Wed, Jan 16th, 2013

Gas Workers Including Brits And Irishmen Taken Captive By ‘Al Qaeda’ In Algeria :    Around 20 workers including an Irishman have been kidnapped by a group claiming to be al Qaeda at a Swedish gas plant in Algeria.

It is understood the 36-year-old married man, from Northern Ireland, was among British, Japanese, Norwegian and French nationals who were taken captive this morning.