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General Toufik: Algeria’s God

General Toufik: Algeria’s God An Open Letter to Mohamed “Toufik” Mediène Hocine Malti, Algeria-Watch, 16 february 2013 Hocine Malti, former vice-CEO of Sonatrach (1972-1975), is the author of...

Why Algeria Didn’t Warn the U.S. About Its Hostage Raid

Why Algeria Didn’t Warn the U.S. About Its Hostage Raid Eli Lake, The daily Beast, January 18, 2013 http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/01/18/why-algeria-didn-t-warn-the-u-s-about-its-hostage-raid.html A messy hostage raid put Americans lives at risk—and...

The Algeria Powder Keg

The Algeria Powder Keg Bruce Riedel, The daily Beast, January 21, 2013 http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/01/21/the-algeria-powder-keg.html It has the largest army in Africa, a ruthless intelligence service, and a new Islamist...

Gordon Campbell on the arrest of Mourad Dhina

Gordon Campbell on the arrest of Mourad Dhina Thursday, 26 January 2012 ttp://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/HL1201/S00135/gordon-campbell-on-the-arrest-of-mourad-dhina.htm Gordon Campbell on the arrest of Mourad Dhina, and France’s ongoing problems with the Arab...

Algeria police on alert after riots

Algeria police on alert after riots First protester’s death reported and football matches cancelled following fresh unrest in North African nation Yasmine Ryan, Al Jatzeera, 08 Jan 2011...

Guantanamo detainee sent home against his will

Guantanamo detainee sent home against his will AFP, 7 january 2011 WASHINGTON — US officials said Thursday an Algerian national who was held at Guantanamo and cleared of...

Algerians riot over rising price of food

Algerians riot over rising price of food By Roula Khalaf and Javier Blas in London Published: January 6 2011 http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/bbdba3c8-19bf-11e0-b921-00144feab49a.html Rising food prices have provoked riots in Algeria,...

Osama bin Laden and the Sahel

Osama bin Laden and the Sahel In one message, bin Laden has propelled the little known crisis in the Sahel to international prominence. Jeremy Keenan, Al Jazeera, 3...

‘Secret hand’ in French Sahel raid

‘Secret hand’ in French Sahel raid By Jeremy Keenan, Al-Jazeera.net, 8 August 2010 France’s raid into Mali on Thursday, July 22, in an attempt to liberate a French...