The Current | Jan 22, 2013 | 22:00
Canada & Algerian extremisists: Canadian connection to Algeria attack
While some Canadians might be shocked to hear that at least one Canadian citizen was involved in last week's terrorist attack on a gas plant in Algeria, experts are not surprised. They say the region is becoming a recruitment ground for Islamist extremists from all parts of the world. Today, we're asking about the name uttered by the Prime Minister of Algeria referencing Islamists responsible for last week's dramatic hostage taking, the name of a man alleged to be Canadian and complicit.