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Algerian Army Kills Militants Behind Krechba Gas Plant Attack

ALGIERS, March 20 – Algeria’s army has killed four militants authorities believe were responsible for Friday’s attack on the Krechba gas facility operated by state oil company Sonatrach with BP and Statoil, a security source said on Sunday. Al Qaeda’s North Africa branch claimed responsibility for the rocket attack on the gas plant in central

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Militants Fire Rockets at Algerian BP/Statoil Gas Plant, No Casualties

OSLO/ALGIERS March 18 – Militants attacked an Algerian gas plant operated by Norway’s Statoil and BP with rocket-propelled grenades on Friday, causing no casualties or damage but forcing the facility to be closed as a precaution. Algeria’s energy infrastructure is heavily protected by the army especially since the 2013 Islamist militant attack on the In

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