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Election observers to be sent to Algeria as
Yahoo NewsElection observers to be sent to Algeria as anti-Bouteflika protests escalateAl-BawabaLast November, he said Algeria accepted as compatible with its legislation 17 out of 32 EU proposals issued by a European delegation which monitored local and general elections in May. The delegation said afterwards that European observers had not had ...Algeria election 'to have international monitors'Yahoo NewsAlgeria, Mali discuss security co-operationmagharebia.comAlgeria election 'to have int'l monitors'Pakistan Observerall 6 news articles »
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 12:00 am
Japan Seeks Closer Algeria Ties to Boost
NaharnetJapan Seeks Closer Algeria Ties to Boost Sahel StabilityNaharnetA Japanese minister said Sunday Tokyo wants to cooperate closely with Algeria to boost stability in the Sahel area, and praised its handling of a deadly militant desert raid. Nobuo Kishi, Japan's senior vice foreign minister responsible for the Middle ...and more »
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 10:11 pm
Bouteflika's re-election quest keeps Algeria
The Daily StarBouteflika's re-election quest keeps Algeria in long-term limboThe Daily StarALGIERS/TUNIS: Algerians may not have been shocked to learn their ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika would run for re-election after 15 years in power, but the way he let them know was a surprise. After months of speculation, the 77-year-old leader ...Algeria Presidential Race Sparks Political FirestormAllAfrica.comAlgeria police arrest 40 protestersPress TVall 25 news articles »
Posted on 7 March 2014 | 2:09 pm
Pele: Algeria's football team can 'surprise'
Al-ArabiyaPele: Algeria's football team can 'surprise' peopleAl-ArabiyaRetired Brazilian football player Pele stated that Algeria's football team has the potential to surprise observers during its World Cup 2014 run, Deutche Presse-Agentur reported on Wednesday. “Football is not an accurate science, it's a game full of ...and more »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 2:05 pm
Algeria presidential race: 12 candidates to
Al-ArabiyaAlgeria presidential race: 12 candidates to stand for electionAl-ArabiyaTwelve candidates have registered for Algeria's April 17 presidential election, the APS national news agency said Wednesday, with 77-year-old incumbent Abdelaziz Bouteflika widely expected to win a fourth term. Public radio earlier announced there were ...Fatalism looms over Algeria vote as Bouteflika eyes fourth termAhram OnlineTen candidates sign up for Algeria electiongulfnews.comTen candidates sign up for Algeria president vote: radioTimes LIVEall 58 news articles »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 5:07 am
Algeria election 'to have internationalInternational organisations and experts are to send observers to monitor the April 17 presidential election in Algeria, Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra said Sunday. "Along with the Arab League mission which includes 110 observers, the African Union has decided to deploy 200 observers to monitor the presidential election," Lamamra said in Cairo after signing an agreement with the League. The ...
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 8:51 am
Algeria breaks up protest against BouteflikaSecurity forces on Thursday arrested about 40 people protesting in central Algiers against President Abdelaziz Bouteflika standing for a fourth term next month, an AFP journalist said. Public demonstrations in Algeria remain banned, despite a state of emergency being lifted in 2011, and a similar protest last week was also scattered. "Long live Algeria!" and "Free and democratic Algeria ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 6:48 am
Algeria win, I. Coast draw, Cameroon crushedJohannesburg (AFP) - Algeria won, Ivory Coast drew and Ghana and Cameroon lost Wednesday as African qualifiers prepared for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with warm-up games.
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 3:24 pm
Fatalism looms over Algeria vote asA key challenger to ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for a fourth term registered Tuesday for Algeria's April election despite other candidates dropping out as fatalism sets in. Bouteflika, 77, made a rare appearance Monday to drop off papers for his reelection at the constitutional council, and made his first public remarks since suffering a mini-stroke in April 2013. "I came to ...
Posted on 4 March 2014 | 12:51 pm
Algeria to Boost Gas Shipments to Asia onAlgeria plans to increase natural gas shipments to Asia where the fuel costs more than in Europe, the Sahara nation’s traditional market, state-oil company Sonatrach Chief Executive Officer Abdelhamid Zerguine said.
Posted on 3 March 2014 | 5:18 am
Algeria Wins African Boxing ChampionshipAlgeria emerged the overall winner of the 4th edition of the African boxing championship which ended in Yaounde on Friday March 7, 2014. The Algerian boxers excelled in all the boys, girls and junior categories winning a total of 12 medals, seven in gold ...
Posted on 11 March 2014 | 6:18 am
Algeria evaluating Chinese CH-4 UAVAlgerian is evaluating the Chinese CH-4 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and is reportedly very interested in acquiring the type, which can be armed with guided weapons. The CH-4, developed by the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics (CAAA), has been ...
Posted on 11 March 2014 | 1:11 am
Algeria: Japan eyes Algeria’s energyA day after Japan’s Senior Vice Foreign Minister responsible for the Middle East, Europe and America expressed desires of enhancing military cooperation in the Sahel to promote stability, he has added that they are interested in importing gas from ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 8:54 pm
Despite Instability, Algeria RemainsOne of the more notable and less remarked-upon phenomena to emerge from the Arab Spring in 2011 was which states failed to participate in the otherwise-sweeping series of political changes to hit North Africa. Despite the fact that Algeria’s immediate ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 6:41 pm
Algeria rescues ailing Turkish ship crewIn a statement, the ministry said navy forces moved to rescue the 48-year-old Turkish crew member after receiving a request for help from the ship crew. Algerian navy forces on Monday rescued a Turkish commercial ship crew member who had a heart attack as ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 6:03 pm
Japan seeks closer Algeria ties toALGIERS: A Japanese minister said Sunday Tokyo wants to cooperate closely with Algeria to boost stability in the Sahel area, and praised its handling of a deadly militant desert raid. Nobuo Kishi, Japan's senior vice foreign ...
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 2:30 pm
What Future is there for Algeria? |In one month's time, Algeria will pass through presidential elections: elections that will define the future of this North-African country for the next five.
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 3:34 am
When the Minneapolis Sound hitFast-forward two years: I was living in Algeria, at the beginning of a bloody civil war that would engulf the country for the next 15 years. For many, music was often a light amidst dark times. President Mohamed Boudiaf, the ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 8:03 am
Puma launches kits for Uruguay, Ivory Coast,With pretty much the whole footballing world participating in friendlies on Wednesday, it was as good a time as any to do the reveal with Urugay, Ivory Coast, Cameron, Chile, Algeria, Switzerland, Cameron, and Algeria finally ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 7:00 am
Issue 44: The Algeria Issue -Issue 44: The Algeria Issue | AN URBAN GUIDE TO THE MIDDLE EAST.
Posted on 2 March 2014 | 3:00 am