Algerian troops search mountains for French hostage

(AGI) Algiers, Sept 24 - Algerian security forces have launcheda large-scale search for a missing Frenchman in the country'smountainous Kabylie region, daily El Khabar reported onWednesday. The man was kidnapped by Islamist militants claimingaffiliation with ISIS. The search area centred around thenorth-central city of Tizi Ouzu and nearby manmade tunnels andcaves. .

(AGI) Algiers, Sept 24 - Algerian security forces have launcheda large-scale search for a missing Frenchman in the country'smountainous Kabylie region, daily El Khabar reported onWednesday. The man was kidnapped by Islamist militants claimingaffiliation with ISIS. The search area centred around thenorth-central city of Tizi Ouzu and nearby manmade tunnels andcaves. .