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Tripoli, Tripoli, LY

Update: 3 security guards were wounded in an explosion earlier near the Algerian embassy in Tripoli, Libya, security officials confirm - @AP

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Algeria

Explosion outside Algerian embassy in Tripoli, Libya damages vehicles, witnesses say no reports of casualties - @Reuters

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Libya

Photo: Explosion at Algerian embassy in Tripoli, Libya - @wheelertweets

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Gunmen attack French magazine Charlie Hebdo

Algerian police and protesters clash after anti-Charlie Hebdo march in Algiers - @Reuters

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

Militant loyal to Islamic State who was behind kidnapping and beheading of French hiker in September killed in military operation, Algeria defense ministry says - @AFP, @AP

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Algeria

Islamist militants kill Tunisian policeman near country's border with Algeria, officials say - @Reuters

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Algeria

2 protesters killed in clashes between riot police and residents in southern Algeria last night, say hospital officials - @Reuters

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

Algeria says militant killed in October was in gang that beheaded French tourist Herve Gourdel - @BBCBreaking

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Algeria

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika hospitalized in Grenoble, French government source says; has been in poor health since 2013 'mini-stroke' - @AFP

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air travel

German plane accidentally hits airport control tower while taxiing before take off in the Algerian city of Tamanrasset; no injuries - @Reuters

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Algeria

Algerian police stage sit-in at government HQ on third day of protests - @Reuters

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

Algeria identifies suspects in Frenchman beheading, per minister - @FRANCE24

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

France to fly flags at half-mast after hostage beheading - @France24

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

More: French President Francois Hollande condemns 'cruel and cowardly' murder of tourist Herve Gourdel by Algerian militants - @BBCBreaking

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

French President Francois Hollande confirms death, while at UN, of Frenchman captured by Islamist militants in Algeria - @Reuters

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

Terrorism watchdog says Algerian extremists allied with the Islamic State group have killed a French hostage - @AP, @Reuters

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

Editor's note: Correspondent @JasonUkman reports via the SITE Intelligence group that a Jihadi group in Algeria claims to have beheaded French hostage Hervé Gourdel. We will update when we know more. - Grace

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

French Foreign Ministry confirms authenticity of video released by militants showing French man kidnapped in Algeria - @SkyNewsBreak

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

French officials unable to confirm new video appearing to show hostage kidnapped in Algeria - @BBCBreaking

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Caliphate Soldiers purportedly kidnap French man

French man purported to have been kidnapped in Algeria on Sunday appears in video saying he has been kidnapped by Algeria-based Islamic State splinter group the Caliphate Soldiers - @Reuters

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