HRW’s 2002 world report on Algeria

HRW’s 2002 world report on Algeria US-based rights group, Human Rights Watch (HRW), says that although Algerian rights violations continued to abate, continue they did. www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=17&lng=e.htm Algiers, 17/01/02...

Out of the dark, into the courts

Out of the dark, into the courts The Dirty War 1992-2000 Index on Censorship, 27.07.2002 http://www.indexonline.org/en/news/articles/2002/3/out-of-the-dark-into-the-courts.shtml The Algerian establishment usually ignores widespread allegations of human rights abuses by...

A Damning Indictment of Torture

A Damning Indictment of Torture Algeria Interface, June 28, 2002 « Dans les geôles de Nezzar » (In the Gaols of Nezzar) is a student’s account of his own experience...

Middle classes in hock

Middle classes in hock Algeria Interface, September 27, 2001 Rampant poverty has now spread to the middle classes. Nowhere is their plight more graphically illustrated than at the...

How Britain betrayed me

How Britain betrayed me Jason Burke, chief reporter, The Observer – Sunday February 18, 2001 British security services ordered illegal burglaries in Muslim places of worship to gather...

Rank Defence

Rank Defence Powerful former general, Khaled Nezzar, gave an orthodox defence of the army at a public conference in Paris. www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=236&lng=e.htm Paris, 26/04/01 – The visit to Paris...

Letter alleges muder by militia mayor

Letter alleges muder by militia mayor A letter to an independent human rights’ group has raised hopes of bringing before the courts a militia leader and local politician...

Mission improbable

Mission improbable www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=224&lng=e.htm Algeria’s Minister for Religious Affairs believes proselytising Protestants pose a threat to regional unity. Algiers, 05/04/01 – In an interview to the weekly supplement of...

« Hogra » is the lot of all youg Algerians

« Hogra » is the lot of all youg Algerians www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=203&offset=0&lng=e.htm The authorities’ attempt to single out rioting as peculiar to Kabylia have backfired. Official contempt and brutality have fuel...