Catégorie : Analyses

General Toufik: ‘God of Algeria’

General Toufik: ‘God of Algeria’ Could the demise of the world’s longest serving ‘intelligence chief’ be imminent? Jeremy Keenan, Al Jazeera, 29 Sep 2010 September 2010 is the...

Rachid Ramda: An Unsurprising But Disconcerting Verdict

Rachid Ramda: An Unsurprising But Disconcerting Verdict By Pascal Tourion, translated by Eleanor, Algeria-Watch, 10th November 2009 On the 13th of October at 5.30 pm, at the end...

Algeria: More Violence and “Normality”

Algeria: More Violence and “Normality” by David Porter; December 20, 2007, ZNet , http://www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?ItemID=14554 In spectacular fashion, the latest suicide attacks in Algiers confirm that nothing basic has...

The scramble for Africa’s oil

The scramble for Africa’s oil Christopher Thompson, Newstatesman, 14 June 2007 http://www.newstatesman.com/200706180024 Within a decade, the US will be heavily dependent on African oil. Little wonder the Pentagon...

Truth and justice after a brutal civil war

Truth and justice after a brutal civil war Algeria: the women speak By Wendy Kristianasen, Le Monde Diplomatique, April 2006 The 200,000 dead and 8,000 disappeared of Algeria’s...

The coming wars

THE COMING WARS What the Pentagon can now do in secret. by SEYMOUR M. HERSH, The New Yorker, Issue of 2005-01-24 and 31 Posted 2005-01-17 Two former C.I.A....

Algeria-Watch: Analyses

Analyses The scramble for Africa’s oil (Newstatesman, 14.06.07) Al-Qaeda in the Maghreb and the April 11, 2007 attacks in Algiers (F.Gèze, S. Mellah, 21.04.07) Islamist political parties and...

Algeria stumbles toward a new era

Algeria stumbles toward a new era Stirrings of democracy By Stanley A. Weiss (International Herald Tribune), Thursday, October 30, 2003 ALGIERS: Is the greater Middle East on the...