Foreign Secretary William Hague has cut short a trip to Australia and is back in the UK today to chair a crisis cabinet meeting on the Algerian hostage situation, now entering its fourth day. Click here for more.
The Algerian hostage crisis will remain the Government's "top priority" until every British national at the BP gas plant is accounted for, Foreign Secretary William Hague vowed today.
Around 10 UK workers at the remote desert complex are thought still to be "at risk" as Algerian special forces continue to hunt the site for the remaining terrorists.
It comes after news emerged that one Briton freed from the kidnappers is believed to be father of four from West Yorkshire Martin Johnson. For the latest information on the hostage situation click here