Emerging From the Black Hole - the UN's Fight Against Youth Radicalization
[UN News] Djamel was still in high school when he was radicalized.
25 Terrorists Killed in 24 Hours - Army Reaffirms Determination to Eradicate Terrorism
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The forces of the People's National Army killed 25 terrorists in 24 hours, reaffirming thus their determination to eradicate the scourge of terrorism.
Waciny Laaredj Wins Katara Prize for Arabic Novel
[Algerie Presse Service] Doha -Algerian novelist Waciny Laaredj won Wednesday, in Doha, the literary prize "Katara" for the Arabic novel for his work "le royaume du papillon" (The Kingdom of the Butterfly).
More Than 600,000 Litres of Fuel for Smuggling to Morocco Seized
[Algerie Presse Service] Tlemcen -The services of the National Gendarmerie operating notably on the western border strip recorded, during these five first months, an increase of fuel seizures for smuggling to Morocco, said Thursday the National Gendarmerie in Tlemcen.
More Than 600 National Firms, Companies From 30 Countries Expected At 48th FIA
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The 48th International Fair of Algiers (FIA) will take place from May 27 to 1st June at the Exhibition Centre (Pins Maritimes) with the participation of more than 600 Algerian companies and about 750 foreign exhibitors representing 30 countries, said Thursday the Minister of Trade Amara Benyounes.
Algeria for Connecting Efforts Against Obscurantist Ideas
[Algerie Presse Service] Cairo -Communication Minister Hamid Grine called Thursday in Cairo on the Arab media to connect their efforts to "counter the destructive practices and obscurantist ideas conveyed by terrorist groups."
Military Operation in Bouira - Army Recovers Large Quantity of Weapons
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The People's National Army (ANP) recovered Wednesday in a large quantity of arms and ammunition including a RPG7-type rocket launchers and anti-tank rockets, part of the continuation of a joint operation by several detachments in this province, the Ministry of National Defence announced.
Fighting Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing, At Top of Algeria's Commitments
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Fighting money laundering and terrorism financing "is at the top of Algeria's international commitments," affirmed Wednesday the spokesman of Foreign Affairs Ministry Abdelaziz Benali Cherif, underlining that this issue "is not likely to be handled at the bilateral level with any Arab country or another."
Road Accidents - 82 Killed, 906 Injured in One Week
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Eighty-two people lost their lives and 906 others were injured in 473 road accidents that occurred nationwide from 12 to 18 May, said Wednesday the National Gendarmerie in a weekly report.
Peace Agreement in Mali - Series of Consultations in Algiers for Completion of Signing Process
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -A series of consultation for the completion of the signing process of the Peace and Reconciliation Agreement in Mali will begin as from next Monday in Algiers, announced Wednesday the expanded international mediation in a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Troops Kill 22 Suspected Islamist Militants
[Deutsche Welle] Algerian troops have carried out one of the largest counter-terrorism operations in years, killing 22 militants. The Islamists are believed to be members of the Caliphate Soldiers, a group loyal to the "Islamic State."
Lamamra Holds Talks With Speaker of Serbian National Assembly
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra met Thursday in Algiers with Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia Maja Gojkovic who is on an official visit to Algeria.
Communication Ministry Summons Head of Reuters Office in Algiers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Communication Ministry summoned Wednesday the head of Reuters office in Algiers, Lamine Chikhi, to express its disapproval for the use of an "inappropriate" terminology in his dispatches on the operation of eliminating terrorists in Bouira by the forces of the People's National Army, said the ministry.
National Authority for Child Protection to Be Created Soon, Announces Louh
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Minister of Justice Tayeb Louh said Wednesday that the creation of a national authority for the protection and promotion of children, headed by a national commissioner, "complements the national policy on the protection of this segment of society."
Grine Visits Company Nilesat, Media Production City
[Algerie Presse Service] Cairo -Minister of Communication Hamid Grine visited Wednesday the Egyptian company Nilesat and the Media Production City, on the sidelines of his participation in the 46th meeting of Arab Information Ministers.
Play "Ettafah," Tribute to Late Alloula, to Be Previewed At Regional Theatre of Constantine
[Algerie Presse Service] Constantine -The play "Ettafah" (Apples) by Abdelkader Alloula will be previewed Thursday at the Regional Theatre of Constantine (TRC), said the Director of the Regional Theatre of Oran (TRO) Azri Ghouti.
Tunisia Participates in 16th Conference of Interior Ministers of Western Mediterranean
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Tunisia took part in the 16th Conference of Interior Ministers of the Western Mediterranean (CIMO) that started Tuesday in Lisbon, Portugal.
Finnish Singer Stina Revisits Kabyle Musical Repertoire in Algiers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Finnish singer and pianist, Stina, revisited Tuesday evening in Algiers the Kabyle musical repertoire by perfectly performing songs from great names of the Kabyle song in front of a delighted audience.
Algerian Red Crescent Responds to Needs of Saharawi Refugees
[SPS] Algiers -The Algerian Red Crescent will soon send about 200 tons of potatoes in respond to the needs of the Saharawi refugee near Tindouf, Algeria, said on Wednesday the Algerian daily newspapers "Le Soir".
Speaker of Serbian Parliament Pays Tribute to Memory of Liberation War Martyrs
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Speaker of the Serbian Parliament Maja Gojkovic on Wednesday paid tribute to the memory of the martyrs of the National Liberation War at the martyrs' sanctuary in Algiers.