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Terrorists Want to Exchange U.S. Hostages at Algerian Oil Field for Prisoners

The Al Qaeda-linked group holding hostages in Algeria has reportedly offered to trade two Americans being held for terror figures jailed in the United States.

A Mauritanian news site that often reports news from North African extremists received a statement about the offer Friday.

Source: Fox News. Read full article. (link)

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