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Fourth Algeria victim named

A fourth British victim of the Algerian siege was named today as efforts continued to repatriate their bodies. The Foreign Office issued a statement from the family of Sebastian John which said he would be eternally missed.

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Cameron to speak with Algerian Prime Minister

David Cameron is due to speak to the Algerian prime minister later today, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.

He said he had spoken to the Algerian foreign minister and that he will be hosting another meeting of COBRA later today.

A team of British consular staff are on the ground at the gas plant and the British Ambassador is due to arrive there later today, he confirmed.

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