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Algerian political boss detained

Algeria detained the leader of its former ruling party, as authorities strove to quell months of mass protests ahead of a December election. The...

Moves to limit Algiers protests

Algeria’s army chief ordered buses and cars bringing protesters to the capital stopped and seized, the latest measure aimed at quelling weekly demonstrations demanding...

Protesters reject Algerian election announcement

Hundreds of Algerians marched against an election called for December, chanting “we will not vote until the regime men are removed”. The planned vote...

Algerians march against election

Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital to demand the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika and quit...

Algeria orders more Su-30, MiG-29 fighters from Russia

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The Algerian Air Force will be receiving additional Su-30MKA and MiG-29M/M2 fighters from Russia after contracts worth nearly $2 billion were signed. Russian daily newspaper...

Algerian PM to resign

Algerian Prime Minister Noureddine Bedoui will resign soon to pave the way for elections this year the army sees as the only way to...

Call for Algerian elections

Algeria’s army chief wants elections later this year to choose a new president after mass protests forced the April resignation of veteran leader Abdelaziz...

Algeria to indigenously develop weapons and ammunition

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The Algerian military aims to indigenously develop its complex weapons, according to a Presidential decree. The decree, published in Algeria’s official journal in July, authorises...

ISS: Where to from here in Algeria?

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It is Friday in Algeria. Once again – as they have for 23 weeks – protesters will fill the streets of cities across the...

Opposition MP elected Algeria Parliament chairman

Algerian lawmakers elected an Islamist opposition figure chairman of parliament under pressure from mass protests demanding the departure of the ruling elite. Parliament elected Slimane...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...