‘€20 million ransom paid to free French hostages’

‘€20 million ransom paid to free French hostages’

As four French hostages arrived in Paris on Wednesday after spending three years in captivity at the hands of Al Qaeda militants in Niger, sources claimed that a ransom of over €20 million was paid to free the men. The French government has denied any money was handed over.

French hostages ‘freed’ in Niger after three years

French hostages ‘freed’ in Niger after three years