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ALGIERS, March 27 (Xinhua) -- Algeria will take anti-cybercrime as "one of its priorities," Commander of the National Gendarmerie (GN) General ... "The attack on electronic services could have serious consequences for people, property and public order, especially when these services are vital for ...
He rose in the ranks of Algeria's jihadist movement and became a "senior leader" in the Salafist Group for Call and Combat (GSPC), which merged with al Qaeda in 2007 and ... Last year, the United States targeted the Islamic State in Libya 12 times, according to data compiled by FDD's Long War Journal.

ALGIERS, March 26 (Xinhua) -- Algeria on Monday condemned the missile attack from Yemeni territory on Sunday overnight on populated areas in the Saudi's capital city of Riyadh. "Algeria strongly condemns the missile attack fired Sunday overnight from Yemeni territory on populated areas in ... rebels
But the attack on Saturday that the military's Africa Command said had killed two militants -- later identified by a spokeswoman as belonging to Al Qaeda's ... a notorious haven for a deadly mix of Al Qaeda and other extremist groups that also operate in the Sahel region of Niger, Chad, Mali and Algeria. Libya
Mobilised against the idea of a fourth term, the partisan opposition, secular and Islamist, found themselves on the same anti-Bouteflika front, overcoming the ideological divisions that had persisted since the outbreak of war in the 1990s. The atmosphere allowed for the detection of future possibilities, ... politics
ALGIERS, March 24 (Xinhua) -- Algeria on Saturday condemned the hostage-taking attack in France on Friday, calling for a global response and solidarity to combat terrorism under the sponsorship of the United Nations. The condemnation was made by Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in ...

Rabat - Speaking to the press on the sidelines of the ongoing Crans Montana Forum in Dakhla, President of the Dakhla-Oued Eddahab Region Ynja Khattat has urged Algeria to cooperate in settling the Western Sahara conflict. Khattat discussed the recent meeting between the Moroccan delegation ...
The terrorist attack on the Milk Bar is a key moment in the iconic Battle of Algiers, the docudrama that portrays a pivotal period in the National ... RAND researchers have concluded that "the FLN's main strength revolved around its expeditious use of terror to alter the political context of the Algerian conflict.
Algeria's Foreign Ministry has criticized false press reports published by Qatari media outlets' claims of conflict in relations between Algiers and Saudi Arabia ... The Algerian statement came after a report published by Qatari newspaper al-Raya claimed that "Algeria has recently become a source of ...
Last month, the French Constitutional Court, which looked into a lawsuit filed by an Algerian national who was 8 years-old during Algeria's war of independence and was subjected to torture, ruled that Algerians who had been injured or suffered disability during France's colonial rule have the right to ...
Only very few migrants risk the direct sea crossing from Algeria to the EU, as very few boats get past the Algerian coastguard. .... to seek constructive co-operation in the region, acting as mediator in the Mali conflict and the Libyan civil war, as well as in the Nouakchott Process initiated by the African Union.
(CNN) Germany has agreed to pay compensation to Jews who suffered persecution in Algeria during World War II. ... On Monday, the Claims Conference opened registration centers across France, where an estimated 20,000 Algerian Jews reside, with the first payments expected to be made in July.
However, on Wednesday the court released a 29-year-old Algerian man, who was identified only as Hamza C. in keeping with privacy rules, citing a lack of ... GERMANY - A German court Wednesday cleared the second of three defendants in an alleged Islamic State group attack plot after a former suspect ...
Law360, Houston (January 30, 2018, 6:23 PM EST) -- A Texas appellate court Tuesday affirmed the dismissal of BP Amoco Exploration In Amenas Ltd. from a lawsuit brought by a drilling supervisor who was working at a rig in Algeria when terrorists overtook a nearby gas plant in 2013, saying the company lacked sufficient ...
The monks from the Atlas Abbey of Tibhirine near the city of Medea included Christian, Bruno, Christophe, Celestin, Luc, Paul and Michel between the ages of 45 and 82 were kidnapped at the end of March 1996 during the Algerian Civil War. They were held for two months and found dead in late May the ...
The monks of Tibhirine knew that they were in danger and would likely be killed if they remained in Algeria, at the time divided by a war between extremist rebels and the Algerian government forces. Their story was depicted in a 2010 French drama “Of Gods and Men,” recipient of the Grand Prix, the second ...
ALGIERS, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Algeria on Wednesday condemned the terrorist attack that targeted civilians in the city of Benghazi, eastern Libya, killing over 30 people, APS news agency reported. Some 33 people were killed in a twin car bomb attacks in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, local media ...

The Reds are looking to bolster their ranks after losing Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona and see the Algeria international as a suitable option. It is claimed that Mahrez is open to the idea of playing under Jurgen Klopp although would prefer a move to Arsenal, with whom there has been no contact thus far.
In NENA countries directly impacted by conflict, 27.2 percent of all people were chronically hungry - or undernourished - during the 2014-16 period. That's six times higher than the share of the population that was undernourished in countries not affected by strife (4.6 percent, on average). Meanwhile ...
This attack was followed by the killing of 16 Catholics assisting victims of the country's civil war at a Sisters of Charity Center in Aden. ... Furthermore, Islamist movements ranging from the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, to the Islamic Salvation Front in Algeria, have expressed support of such actions. A unique ...
The Tunisian government deployed over 2,000 troops this week as protests over increased taxes spread. Government officials indicated the army will be protecting government installations, following an incident in which protesters burned a security headquarters near the Algerian border, prompting police ...
Human rights groups said at least 44,000 people, mostly civilians, were killed in the war between extremist rebels and Algerian government forces. The 19 Catholic priests and religious proposed for sainthood died between 1993 and 1996, and include Bishop Pierre Lucien Claverie of Oran, Algeria, who ...
The conflict began in 1992 when the army canceled the general election that fundamentalist politicians looked ready to win and cracked down on the Islamic Salvation Front political movement. Human rights groups said at least 44,000 people, mostly civilians, were killed in the war between extremist rebels ...
One of the co-founders of Magnum, Rodger's early career was dominated by his documentation of war. Beginning with the Blitz in London, for the duration of World War II, he travelled extensively in Europe and abroad, covering over 18 military campaigns on assignment for Life Magazine. As the conflict ...
Then there are rebels, those with insurrectionary attitude; and there are too many of them too. But then, very seldom, perhaps by ... Soon he travelled to Paris and got involved with Algerian nationalists who were fighting a war of liberation against the French in Algeria. He fought side by side with Algerian ...
Jan 03, 2018 — A Lake Placid native, John Desrocher, has been named by the Trump administration to head the U.S. diplomatic mission in Algeria. Another North ... Desrocher began his career during the Cold War, a year before the Berlin Wall came down, three years before the Soviet Union collapsed.
Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia awaits the arrival of French President Emmanuel Macron at Houari Boumediene Airport in Algiers, Algeria, Dec. ... Doha-Algiers ties and other regional issues, such as US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the Libyan civil war.
ALGIERS- Algeria “strongly” condemned, Wednesday, the ballistic missile attack from the Yemeni territory, and which targeted the populated regions of the city of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, underlining its “full solidarity” with the government and the people of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia said the ...
Tamanrasset/Aguenar, which is also co-located with an Algerian Air Force Base, is situated in Algeria less than 200 miles from the Nigerien border and within 300 miles of Mali. Terrorists, other militants, and criminal organizations all operate with significant freedom in this sparely inhabited tri-border area.
Akram Kharief, who owns and runs the MENA Defense news site in Algiers told Focus on Africa's Audrey Brown that Algeria wants France to stop treating it as a rival or potential enemy. Mr Kharief said there is also an "open conflict between Algeria and France" over how to deal with the Sahel region.
An Algerian member of parliament has come under fire after she attacked the language of the country's Berber minority in comments that have been widely condemned as racist.
“Conflict within the bloc of loyalists (the ruling parties), poses a great danger to the national economy, because it paves the way for doubt and suspicion of businessmen, who will not be encouraged to invest in Algeria, leaving the scene to a few who are party to the conflict and can never boost economic ...
Algiers, Oct 22, 2017 (SPS) – Algerian Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel has received, Saturday in Algiers, the United Nations Secretary ...
New details are emerging about the attack that left four U.S. soldiers ... Al-Saharaoui, a former acquaintance of Algerian extremist and ... including the 2013 attack on the In Amenas gas plant in Algeria that left 67 people dead.
Rabat – The Algerian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Abdelkader Messahel, ... business in North Africa now, there is no “better country than Algeria.” The attack of the Algerian official comes on the heel of Morocco's successful ...
John Kelly defends Trump, addresses Niger attack where four U.S. ... Libya, Chad, Nigeria, Mali and Algeria — and that the U.S. Department of ...
Islam thus was discursively linked with Algerian indigeneity and identity, .... the conflict.20) Since the end of the war, the regime has established ...
Why A New Civil War Is Looming Over Algeria As State Coffers Empty ... Algerian private enterprise, marginalised by the state's focus on the oil sector, ... reluctance of older generations to relive the traumas of the civil conflict.
Algeria invested heavily in its oil and gas industry in an effort to grow its exports to ... Algerian private enterprise, marginalised by the state's focus on the oil sector, ... of older generations to relive the traumas of the civil conflict.
When French colonial armies arrived in Algeria in the early ... by Malek Alloula, an Algerian poet and literary critic who died, in 2015, as an exile in Paris. ... pointing to the suffering of women in the countries targeted for attack.
Algiers - Algerian Foreign Minister Abdelaziz Belkhadem said on ... African country after it led a liberation war to win independence from France ...
Mourad, center, a French-Algerian Muslim youth counselor. He was held for two years and eight months. Charges were never filed in the ...
Algiers - Algerian security forces killed 11 suspected members of an Islamic ... with security forces were killed in a raid on their barracks in eastern Algeria. ... guardsmen were killed in the attack by 15 to 20 Islamic insurgents.
Tipaza - Radical Muslim rebels shot six civilians dead and wounded 14 others in a small farming village in northern Algeria before a policeman opened ... of the capital Algiers, where the attack occurred on Monday night. ... an auspicious period to step up what they call their "holy war" to set up a purist state.
The Algerian authorities have arrested two people suspected of involvement in last month's suicide attack on a security directorate that left two ...
Director Sayad Explores Algerian Society With 'Of Sheep and Men' at Toronto Fest ... civil war of the 1990s, he returned to Algeria in 2007 to work with the ... Sayad compares that conflict to a “schizophrenia” in Algeria today.
An Algerian police officer told The New Arab that the attack was ... militants affiliated to Isis have been carrying out recent offensives in Algeria.
A suicide attack on a police station in the western Algerian city Tiaret ... rarer in Algeria since the end of the country's 1990s war against armed ...
The 25-year-old was released in June by Lyon, where he progressed through the youth ranks and scored 11 goals in 86 Ligue 1 appearances ...
8 (Xinhua) -- Jordan and Algeria on Tuesday stressed that the ... was the key and only vital solution to address the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the ... Safadi and his Algerian counterpart Abdelqader Msahel, the two sides said ...


 

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