The Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said the government has been told the hostage situation at a gas plant in Algeria has ended but has resulted in "further loss of life".
Mr Hammond described the loss of life as a result of the terrorist attack as "appalling and unacceptable."
To hear the rest of his comments at the press conference click here.
More top news
Three men who were chased through the streets of Sheffield in a stolen car have been jailed for more than a decade in total.
Iman FM, based in Sheffield, has had its licence revoked after broadcasting 25 hours of lectures by an alleged senior al Qaida figure.
Great Britain's Kyle Edmund advanced to the quarter-finals of the BB&T Atlanta Open with a come-from-behind victory over Peter Gojowczyk.