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  Shvat 10, 5773 , 21/01/13

Algeria Death Toll Rises to 80

The death toll from the hostage crisis in Algeria rose to 80 overnight Sunday, a local security official said.

Algerian security forces who searched for any explosives that may have been planted in the gas field that was taken over by Al Qaeda-linked terrorists had found dozens of new bodies, the official added.

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