STRATFOR: Algerian “Rescue” Operation Designed to Crush Terrorist Hostage-Takers Despite Risk to Hostages – Video 1/17/13


Stratfor Africa Analyst Mark Schroeder explains how the raid to free hostages held by jihadists illustrated Algeria’s willingness to defend its national security regardless of foreign nationals’ safety or international opinion.

There is little clear word yet as to the number of hostages killed in the “rescue” attempt that Stratfor believes was much more a move to crush the Al-Qaeda Terrorists.

Follow Us

on twitteron facebookby RSS feed