Hostage Crisis In Algeria

Guest Host:

Tom Gjelten
Hostage Crisis In Algeria

Americans at an oil facility in Algeria were among a number of people taken hostage yesterday. An Islamic militant group has claimed responsibility. An update on the crisis.

Americans at an oil facility in Algeria were among a number of people taken hostage yesterday. An Islamic militant group has claimed responsibility. An update on the crisis.

Guests

Jean-Luc Marret

senior fellow at the Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique, a leading think tank on international security issues in France.

Daveed Gartenstein

senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

Robin Wright

journalist, joint fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson International Center, and author of "Rock the Casbah: Rage and Rebellion Across the Islamic World."

Paul Pillar

director of graduate studies at the Center for Peace and Security Studies at Georgetown University and a former CIA National Intelligence officer.

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