Filipino workers, who for security reasons were evacuated from Algeria by their company, arrive at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila January 20, 2013. More than 30 Filipino workers, who worked at a desert gas plant 700 km (430 miles) away from
In this image made from video, a group of people believed to be hostages kneel in the sand with their hands in the air at an unknown location in Algeria. An Algerian security official says de-mining squads searching for explosives found "numerous" bodies Sunday, Jan. 20, 2012 at a gas refinery where Islamic militants took dozens of foreign workers hostage.
Smoke rises above following demining operations at the In Amenas gas plant January 20, 2013. Algeria said on Sunday it expected heavy hostage casualties after its troops ended a desert siege, but Western governments warned against criticising tactics used