Nigeria: Hostage Crisis Continues, Military Gets Involved

Transocean Sedco Forex officials confirm that striking oil workers still hold 273 hostages–including 17 U.S. citizens and 79 other expatriates–on four rigs off Port Harcourt. The company’s Managing Director Ian Clark says the platforms have been re-supplied with sufficient quantities of food and water, but admits there have been threats of physical violence directed at […]