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Algerian voters shun referendum aimed at ending political crisis

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Fewer than one in four Algerian voters took part in Sunday’s constitutional referendum, officials said, despite government efforts to encourage high turnout as part...

Algeria receives additional MiG-29s

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Algeria has apparently taken delivery of the first of 14 new MiG-29M/M2 aircraft it ordered from Russia in 2019. This is according to menadefense.net, which...

At least 140 Europe-bound migrants drown off Senegal coast: UN

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At least 140 Europe-bound migrants drowned off the coast of Senegal when their boat caught fire and capsized, marking the deadliest shipwreck recorded this...

Suspected jihadist freed by Mali is detained in Algeria

Algeria’s defence ministry said on Wednesday it had detained a suspected jihadist militant who was released this month by Mali as part of a...

USS Roosevelt port visit in Algeria demonstrates global maritime partnership

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The Arleigh Burke guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) conducted a port visit in Algiers, Algeria, on 18 October. “Algeria plays a central role in...

US defense chief’s rare Algeria visit points to Sahel region threats

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US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper made a rare visit to Algeria on Thursday for talks with the president about war-torn Libya and the...

Algerian Su-30s spotted on Russian production line

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Russia’s Irkutsk Aviation Plant is presently manufacturing Su-30 fighters for the Algerian Air Force, after it placed an order for another 16 aircraft. At least...

Fears of new crackdown in Algeria

An Algerian appeals court upheld conviction of a journalist in what rights campaigners called a new crackdown on dissent aimed at preventing revival of...

Algerian leader secures fugitive officer with Erdogan call, source says

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Algeria’s president phoned his Turkish counterpart last month to secure the return of a fugitive military official who fled Algeria days after its powerful...

Algeria sees state carrier’s losses from coronavirus at $272 million this...

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Algeria, already under financial pressure after a fall in energy earnings, expects state carrier Air Algerie’s losses from the coronavirus pandemic to reach 35...

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Mapisa-Nqakula continues to use “security” to evade Parliamentary questions

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The free flow of information on border protection successes from military provincial tactical headquarters continues unabated in contrast with answers to Parliamentary questions where...
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