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Beheaded hostage Herve Gourdel will be avenged, France vows

Daily Mail - 24 Sep 2014
Thousands of Algerian soldiers supported by helicopters are hunting for the ISIS-linked Islamist terrorists who beheaded a French mountaineer in a sickening video released yesterday. Herve Gourdel, 55, was captured by the Islamist group Jund al-Khilifa ...
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French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded in Algeria

BBC News - 24 Sep 2014
France has confirmed that an Algerian jihadist group linked to Islamic State (IS) militants has beheaded tourist Herve Gourdel, seized on Sunday. Jund al-Khilafa killed Mr Gourdel, 55, after its deadline for France to halt air strikes on IS in Iraq ran ...
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Body of French tourist Herve Gourdel found in Algeria

BBC News - 15 Jan 2015
The body of French tourist Herve Gourdel, beheaded by jihadists in Algeria in September, has been found south-east of the capital, Algiers. Army sources say the body of the mountain guide, 55, was found based on information from one of two men arrested ...
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Algerian army 'kills jihadist behind Herve Gourdel beheading'

BBC News - 23 Dec 2014
Algeria's defence ministry says troops have killed the leader of a jihadist militant group which kidnapped and beheaded French tourist Herve Gourdel. Abdelmalek Gouri and two associates were shot dead late on Monday in the town of Isser, a statement said.
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Herve Gourdel: One year on, the mountain has been 'cleansed'

Middle East Eye - 22 Sep 2015
He and a handful of friends dream of naming a viewing point after Herve Gourdel, the French hostage who was abducted and murdered on 23 September last year by Soldiers of the Caliphate (SoC), an Algerian group pledging loyalty to the Islamic State (IS) ...
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Herve Gourdel: Algeria in shock over beheading

BBC News - 26 Sep 2014
Algeria is in shock following the beheading of French tourist Herve Gourdel. Security has been stepped up in the capital, Algiers and police are patrolling the city's main thoroughfares and parks. Their presence is worrying the city's residents, who ...
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How Marrakesh is attracting a new kind of holidaymaker - 19 Mar 2018
In 2014 the French hostage Herve Gourdel was beheaded in Algeria. The French government put about 40 countries on a 'high alert' list, among them Morocco. The impact on French visitor numbers has been lasting with a seven per cent decrease from 2015 ...
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Hervé Gourdel nous a quittés il y a trois ans déjà

Nice-Matin - 24 Sep 2017
Hervé Gourdel est parti, mais son nom est resté. Voilà déjà trois ans que le Niçois, guide de haute montagne, a été assassiné en Algérie par un groupuscule djihadiste. Trois ans que sa famille attend le procès qui permettra, peut-être, de faire toute ...
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en 2014, l'assassinat en Kabylie du guide Hervé Gourdel

ALG24 (Communiqué de presse) - 24 Sep 2017
Guide de haute montagne, Hervé Gourdel, 55 ans, parti explorer les pentes du Djurdjura en Algérie en septembre 2014, est enlevé et égorgé le 24, après un bref ultimatum de ses ravisseurs liés au groupe Etat islamique (EI). Le corps du guide est ...
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Algeria Foils ISIS-Linked Plot to Attack Shopping Mall

Newsweek - 29 Jun 2016
An ISIS affiliate, who named themselves as Jund al-Khalifa, or the 'Caliphate Soldiers in Algeria,' kidnapped and beheaded 55-year-old French national Herve Gourdel while he hiked in the country's northeast after a demand for France to halt its strikes ...
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Le corps d'Hervé Gourdel découvert en Kabylie

Le Figaro - 15 Jan 2015
C'est dans un champ caressé par les rayons du soleil, au milieu d'arbres fruitiers, près d'une rivière qui sépare les villages de Takhlidjt et de Tiferdoud au cœur du massif du Djurdjura, qu'Hervé Gourdel reposait. À une trentaine de kilomètres de l ...
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Four Myths About Ransoms

Foreign Affairs - 15 Jan 2015
The brutal executions last year of five British and American hostages by the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham, alongside reports that ISIS has raised some $45 million through ransom payments, have put the West's hostage management policies under ...

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