Published: Friday January 18, 2013 MYT 11:44:00 PM
Updated: Friday January 18, 2013 MYT 11:47:37 PM
Wisma Putra: Two Malaysians taken hostage in Algeria are safe
PETALING JAYA: Two Malaysians caught in the Algerian hostage crisis are safe, according to Wisma Putra.
It is also learnt that one of the hostages, K. Ravi, had called his wife late Friday and told her that he was okay.
Ravi, 48, and Lau Seek Siang, 38, were among a group of 41 people held hostage at the In Amenas gas facility in Algeria since a terrorist attack on Wednesday.