French Defence minister Jean-Yves le Drian flanked by French army... News Photo2012-2013 Northern Mali Conflict,Algeria,Army,Arrival,Crisis,Defense Minister,France,French Culture,Group Of People,Horizontal,In Aménas Hostage Crisis,Jean-Yves Le Drian,Kidnapping,Mali,Meeting,Palace,Paris - France,People,PoliticsPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench Defence minister Jean-Yves le Drian (L) flanked by French army chief of staff Admiral Edouard Guillaud, arrives at the Elysee Presidential palace in Paris for a meeting with French President focused on the situation in Mali and Algeria on January 18, 2013. Two French workers 'are back' safe from the hostage crisis in Algeria, Interior Minister Manuel Valls said today, adding that 'very few' were working at the gas plant at the time of the attack. AFP PHOTO/ KENZO TRIBOUILLARD (Photo credit should read KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)