Held Hostage

  • 2013
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An examination of a four-day assault on a gas plant in North Africa by Al Qaeda, featuring remarks from workers who came face to face with the attackers; and a dramatic reconstruction of events.

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00:30 — This new PBS documentary reveals the terrifying story of Western citizens held hostage by Al Qaeda at the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria. Held Hostage (more…)

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  • Premiered: October 22, 2013
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: An examination of a four-day assault on a gas plant in North Africa by Al Qaeda, featuring remarks from workers who came face to face with the attackers; and a dramatic reconstruction of events.