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Tag: News about Algeria

Air Algerie plane with 119 passengers missing over Mali

Algiers (AFP) - An Air Algerie plane with around 120 people on board including French and Spanish nationals went missing Thursday during a flight...

Amnesty International Accuses Algerian Authorities of Silencing Election Critics

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Algeria’s six presidential candidates

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Algeria’s Bouteflika: health does not ‘disqualify’ re-election

ALGIERS- Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika said Saturday his ailing health does not "disqualify" his bid to run for a fourth term in polls next...

Two Guantanamo prisoners refuse release to Algeria

WASHINGTON- Two Algerian detainees at Guantanamo Bay are fighting efforts by US President Barack Obama's administration to transfer them to their homeland, fearing abuse,...

Algeria’s Bouteflika nominated for 4th term: party

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Algeria blames Morocco for diplomatic impasse

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Algeria arrests dozens of Moroccans on espionage and drug-trafficking charges

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Algeria announces major oil well discovery

ALGIERS- Algeria's national energy firm Sonatrach has discovered a major oil field with almost 1.3 billion barrels of deposits in the south of the...
Moroccan-Algerian border

Algeria seizes 127 tonnes of hashish in 8 months

ALGIERS - Algeria has seized more than 127 tonnes of cannabis smuggled from Morocco in the first eight months of 2013, the head of...

Moroccan Ghosts launch a cyber-attack on key Algerian institutions

Rabat- Moroccan Ghosts, a politically motivated hacker group responsible for conducting hacking attacks on several key Israeli and French websites has been reported to...

Army kills five Islamists east of Algiers: ministry

ALGIERS - Algerian troops killed five Islamist gunmen east of the capital Friday, the defence ministry said, in the latest deadly violence to rock...

In Algeria, Aging Bouteflika Isn’t ready to relinquish Power

Rabat - He’s 76 years old and he has been in convalescence since he suffered a minor stroke last April, for which he...

Norwegian report questions military security at Algeria gas facility

OSLO- State-backed Norwegian oil giant Statoil said Thursday that security at the site of a deadly kidnapping in the Algerian desert earlier this year...

Algeria’s Bouteflika reshuffles cabinet: presidency

ALGIERS- Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on  Wednesday made a number of senior cabinet appointments, including giving the  army chief a top position in the...

Troops kill two Islamist gunmen east of Algiers: army

 ALGIERS -  Algerian troops have killed two armed Islamists in separate operations east of the capital, the defence ministry said on Monday. The two men...

Filmmaker portrays ‘sick’ Algerian society in Venice

VENICE, Veneto- Raging unemployment in Algeria, dashed dreams and a cold, detached religion are the themes tackled in Merzak Allouache's "The Terraces", screening in competition...

Algeria builds a highway, forgets fences, services stations, rest areas

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