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Tunisia kills five suspected militants near Algerian border

Tunisian security forces killed five suspected militants in the mountains near the border with Algeria on Monday, a Tunisian security official told Reuters. The operation,...

Algeria to impose restrictions on street protests

Algeria will bar any protests that do not have prior approval, it said on Sunday, a move apparently aimed at the weekly mass demonstrations...

Three suspected militants killed in Tunisia near Algerian border, official says

Three suspected militants, including an Asian woman‮ ‬and local leader in Islamic State, were killed in Tunisian mountains near the Algerian border‮ ‬in two...

Algeria preparing to receive hydrographic survey vessel from France’s Ocea

The Algerian Navy will soon take delivery of an OSV 95 offshore support vessel from France’s Ocea. The vessel, El Masseh, was seen around Brest,...

As Algerian protests resume, demonstrators differ on goals

Abdenour Ait Said and Mohamed Chabti both helped topple Algeria’s veteran president nearly two years ago by taking part in mass street demonstrations against...

In revival of street movement, Algerians protest for second Friday

Thousands of Algerians demonstrated against the political and military elite in cities across the country for a second successive Friday, as the United Nations...

Algeria prepares law to withdraw nationality of people threatening state

Algeria plans for the first time to deprive of nationality citizens who commit acts abroad that are liable to “seriously damage the interests of...

Thousands protest in Algeria, hoping to rekindle mass demos

Thousands of people demonstrated on Tuesday in the Algerian town of Kherrata to voice support for the Hirak protest movement that ousted Algeria’s veteran...

In Algerian mountains, army operation shows persistent militant threat

Algerian soldiers fired high-calibre rounds into a scrubby hillside of the Ain Defla mountains last week, part of an operation against the persistent threat...

Russian warship visits Algeria

A detachment of ships of the Russian navy’s Northern Fleet have concluded a visit to Algeria. The vessels, led by the frigate Admiral Kasatonov, completed...


Joint Standing Committee on Defence shows short memory span

Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) publicly acknowledged the “exceptional leadership” of outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke last...