Uncertainty Continues Over Desert Gas Field Hostages


Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe answers questions from reporters... News PhotoAlgeria,Answering,Asking,Conflict,Crisis,Horizontal,Hostage,In Aménas Hostage Crisis,Japan,Japanese Prime Minister,Japanese Prime Minister's Official Residence,Journalist,Kidnapping,Meeting,Prime Minister,Residential Building,Shinzo Abe,Social Issues,Tokyo - Japan,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd R) answers questions from reporters after a cabinet-level meeting to co-ordinate its response to hostage issues in Algeria at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo on January 19, 2013. Abe came back home on January 19 from his tour to Southeast Asian countries earlier than his original schedule to take charge of Japan's response to the desert hostage crisis in which at least 10 of its nationals are still missing. AFP PHOTO/Jiji Press JAPAN OUT (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)