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Algerian dissident case raises fears over Tunisian rights

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An Algerian dissident appeared in court in Algiers on Wednesday accused of terrorism, a person in court said, confirming he was no longer in...

Algeria cuts diplomatic relations with Morocco

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Algeria cut diplomatic relations with Morocco on Tuesday, citing what it called hostile actions by its most populous neighbour with which it has had...

Algeria accuses groups it links to Morocco, Israel of setting wildfires

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Algeria on Wednesday blamed devastating wildfires this month on two groups it recently designated as terrorist organisations, adding that one of them was backed...

Algeria leader calls wildfires ‘disaster’, says 22 arsonists arrested

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Algeria has arrested 22 people suspected of being behind the most devastating wildfires in the country's history that killed 65 people, President Abdelmadjid Tebboune...

Wildfire rips through Algeria, killing 42 people including soldiers

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Forest fires in Algeria killed 42 people on Tuesday, including 25 soldiers deployed to help put out the blaze, the government said, as thick...

Algeria leader pardons protest movement members

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Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Wednesday ordered the release of 101 members of a protest movement that forced his predecessor Abdelaziz Bouteflika to step...

Libya’s Haftar closes border with Algeria

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Forces loyal to Libya's eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar have closed the border with Algeria, they said on Sunday, after major deployments of his forces...

The Past Week in Defence #56 (31 May – 6 May...

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In this week’s edition, the Algerian Air Force will receive C-130J Super Hercules transports, Egypt is getting truck tankers and recovery vehicles, a crew...

C-130J Super Hercules transports for the Algerian Air Force

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It appears the Algerian Air Force will be receiving four new C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft from the United States. Mena Defense in March this...

Major police presence in Algiers

A heavy police presence smothered central Algiers on Friday, blocking a resumption of a weekly protest movement authorities can no longer tolerate. A Reuters journalist...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...