An Italian woman was abducted in the night between Wednesday and Thursday by terrorists in southern Algeria.
This tourist was traveling alone with a driver and guide. She was on a 14-day stay, including the first week took place in the region Tadrart.The woman, aged 56, whose identity was not revealed, then went to Djanet. On the eighth day of her trip, she was followed by two groups of terrorists aboard all-terrain vehicles.
The two armed groups have taken hostage the only Italian tourist. His guide and his driver were released.
Research is being conducted by the security services and the Algerian army, through the region of Tassili.