epa03544679 Two British 53 years old former hostages, employees of British Petrolum who were released a day earlier from a gas facility, speak to journalists, at a police station in In Amenas, about 1300km Southeast of Algiers, Algeria, 19 January 2013. The Algerian military launched a 'final assault' on 19 January to end a four-day hostage standoff at a remote gas facility in the Sahara desert, with state news agency APS reporting that 11 captors were killed. Seven hostages three Belgians, two Americans, a Briton and a Japanese were executed, the El Watan newspaper reported, by the Islamist insurgents before the military stormed the facility. EPA/STR
Not available for distribution, sale, or license by Corbis' international representatives.
Not available for use by the following France publications: L'Express, Le Point, Marianne, Paris Match, Nouvel Observateur, VSD, Expansion, Capital and Entreprendre.
Available for license and invoicing to customers located in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Macau, and Australia.
Uncompressed file sizes and pixel dimensions are approximate. Grayscale images are 1/3 the file size of RGB files. Files downloaded directly from the website are compressed JPEG format. You may request a TIFF file, if available, or a larger interpolated size for your output needs. Please contact Customer Service for associated production fees.