Algeria to Host Women's U-18 and U-23 African Nations Volleyball Championships
[Vanguard]The Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) has announced Algeria as the host of the 2014 Girls' U-18 African Nations Championship and the inaugural Women's U-23 African Nations Championship.
Security, Fight Against Terrorism Discussed As Jomaa Makes Brief Visit to Algeria
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis, -Interim Prime Minister Mehdi JomÃ¢a, on Tuesday, made a brief visit to the Wilaya of Tebessa, Algeria, close to the Tunisian border.
Algeria, Tunisia Discuss Military Co-Operation
[Magharebia]Algiers -Less than a week after terrorists killed 15 soldiers along Tunisia's border with Algeria, Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa is leading a high-level delegation to Tebessa on Tuesday (July 22nd).
Algeria - Ministry of Interior Refuses the "Coordination for Liberties and Democratic Transition" (cldt) Request to Hold a Seminar About "Models of Democratic Transition"
[HRInfo]Cairo: -The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemns the Algerian Ministry of Interior and Local Governments refusal of the license application submitted by "Coordination for Liberties and Democratic Transition" (CLDT), on July 20, to hold its seminar about "models of democratic transition".
Counselor to Algerian President Reaffirms Algeria's Firm Position On Western Sahara
[SPS]Algiers July 21, 2014 (SPS) - The Special Counselor to Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Abdelaziz Belkhadem, reaffirmed that Algeria's firm position on the issue of Western, in an interview Sunday with Algerian Daily Al-Bilad.
Algeria, Morocco and Egypt Condemn Terrorist Attack of Mount Chaambi, Express Their Solidarity
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Algeria, Morocco and Egypt condemned the cowardly terrorist attack of last Wednesday, which killed 15 and wounded 23 in the ranks of the Tunisian army, expressing their solidarity with the Tunisian government and people in this ordeal.
Official - Christian Gourcuff, New Breeder of Algeria
[Africa Top Sports]It was in the air for several months since the announcement of his departure from FC Lorient. Christian Gourcuff's appointment as head of the national team of Algeria was formalized on Saturday by the FAF (Algerian Football Federation) after a regular meeting.
Algeria Hosts Mali Peace Talks
[Magharebia]Algiers and Jemal Oumar in Nouakchott -Negotiations kicked off in Algiers on Wednesday (July 16th) between the Malian government and representatives of Touareg and Arab separatists to end years of armed conflict.
Tunisian Soldiers Killed in Militant Attack
[Deutsche Welle]More than a dozen Tunisian soldiers have been killed in an attack by suspected Islamist militants on the Algerian border. The army has been trying to flush out jihadist fighters in the region.
Ban Appoints Algerian Diplomat Said Djinnit As Envoy for Great Lakes Region
[UN News]United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced that he has appointed Said Djinnit of Algeria as his special envoy for the Great Lakes region of Africa tasked with bringing international awareness to the area's challenges.
Algeria Asks Imams to Stress Moderation
[Magharebia]Algiers -As Algerians flock to mosques during Ramadan, the religious affairs ministry is determined to protect citizens and places of worship from extremist ideology.
Algerians Djebbour and Abdoun Leave Nottingham Forest
[Africa Top Sports]Rafik will no more play for Nottingham Forest, with which he was at the beginning under contract till June 2016.
Mali Peace Talks Resume in Algeria
[Cameroon Tribune]Peace talks to end the crisis in northern Mali resume in the Algerian capital, Algiers, today, July 16, 2014. Algeria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Ramtane Lamamra, made the announcement recently after meeting with President Blaise Compaore of Burkina Faso, the mediator for the talks.
Rafik Halliche - the Algerian Signs in Qatar
[Africa Top Sports]After a great World Cup (member of our African Pro team), Rafik Halliche enters a new phase in his career. Out of contract at Academica Coimbra, the Algerian defender flies to Qatar. Halliche will pen down a year commitment with Qatar Sports Club, announced the club on its website.
Ksentini Condemns Moroccan Foreign Minister's Remarks
[SPS]Algiers -President of the Consultative National Commission for Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (CNCPPDH) lawyer Farouk Ksentini criticized Saturday, in Algiers, the comments made recently by Moroccan Foreign Minister about African Union's designation of special envoy to Western Sahara, and in which he cited Algeria.
Moroccan Minister's Insulting Remarks 'Abuse'
[SPS]Algiers -The "offensive" remarks made by a member of Moroccan government against Algeria constitute an "abuse" and denote a "nervousness that ill befits the relations between the two brother and neighbouring countries," the spokesman of the ministry of Foreign Affairs, Abdelaziz Benali Cherif,said Saturday.
Algeria to Open Synagogues and Churches
[Magharebia]Algiers -Algeria may soon open synagogues and churches shuttered since the 1990's.
Security Co-Ordination Between Tunisia and Algeria Reviewed
[Tunis Afrique Presse]Kasbah -Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra pointed out, Monday in Tunis, the need to keep on co-ordination between Tunisia and Algeria at the security level to achieve concrete results.
Egypt Condemns Terror Attack in Algeria
[Egypt Online]Egypt condemns terror attack in AlgeriaAbdel Atti said that Egypt supports the Algerian people and government in standing up terror acts, which aim to shake Algeria's stability.
Algerian Presence At Bastille Day Parade Sparks Bitter Debate
[VOA]France celebrates Bastille Day on July 14 by marking another historic event - the upcoming centenary of World War I. Countries who fought in the 1914-1918 conflict will also participate at the Bastille Day parade in Paris. But from the presence of Algerian forces is exposing longstanding tensions between France and Algeria.