Article Photos: Algeria: Army rescues hostages, toll unclear 9/9

The sign outside the Statoil oil company headquarters in Stavanger, Norway, Thursday Jan. 17, 2013. Statoil's gas plant in Algerie has been attacked and Norwegians are reported to be among workers who are taken as hostage.  Algerian forces raided the remote In Amenas gas plant on Thursday in an attempt to free dozens of foreign hostages held by militants with ties to Mali's rebel Islamists, according to diplomats on Thursday, and Islamic militants claim that 35 hostages and 15 militants were killed after Algerian military helicopters strafed the area but said seven hostages survived. (AP Photo / Kent Skibstad, NTB scanpix) NORWAY OUT