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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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Algeria intercepts Daesh cell, arrests former Al-Qaeda leader

Middle East Monitor - 27 Jul 2017
In 2014, Algerian Special Forces killed the leader of the local branch of Daesh, Abdelmalek Gouri, who was behind the kidnapping and beheading of French tourist Herve Gourdel in September 2014. Categories. AfricaAlgeriaNews · Creative Commons ...
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Algeria busts Daesh cell led by veteran militant: security source

The Daily Star - 26 Jul 2017
In 2014, Algerian special forces killed the leader of Daesh local branch. Security sources named him as Abdelmalek Gouri and said he was behind the kidnapping and beheading of French tourist Herve Gourdel in September 2014. Like Aknouche, Gouri was ...
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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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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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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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ISIS-linked Algeria group beheads Frenchman

PKKH - 09 Jul 2017
An Algeria militant group posted a video Wednesday showing the beheading of French hostage Herve Gourdel saying the killing was a “message of blood” to France over its role in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Gourdel ...
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Body of slain French tourist Hervé Gourdel to return home

RFI - 25 Jan 2015
The Algerian army mobilised some 3,000 troops to search for Gourdel's body and eventually were led to it from a tip of a detained suspected militant, according to officials. Gourdel's body was later found in a booby-trapped grave in the Kabylie region ...
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Algeria: Tomorrow's battleground for Islamic State and al-Qaeda?

Middle East Eye - 02 Apr 2017
Despite its notorious beginnings – with the kidnapping and killing of French hiker Herve Gourdel in September 2014 and the defection of a number of leading figures from AQIM – IS has not managed to develop its Wilaya al-Djazair (or Algeria province ...

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