Policemen confess they killed for the state

Algeria: policemen confess they killed for the state John Sweeney, The Observer, January 12, 1998 LONDON: The ninja – slang for the Algerian junta’s feared Balaclava-clad paramilitary police...

Lightweight documentary fails to deliver

Lightweight documentary fails to deliver Algeria Interface, 2 november 2000, www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=107&lng=e.htm A recent French TV documentary on the murder of Berber militant and folk singer Matoub Lounès was...

No end to killing as government turns blind eye

No end to killing as government turns blind eye Algeria Interface, 22/12/00, www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=114&lng=e.htm While ordinary Algerians fast for the holy month of Ramadan, terrorists have gone on a...

Hit list to lengthen?

Hit list to lengthen? Algeria Interface, December 7, 1999 The roll call of assassinations in Algeria between 1993 and 1997 made for grim reading. There are now fears...

State shuns issue of missing thousands

State shuns issue of missing thousands www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=60&lng=e.htm Nobody knows how many thousands of people have gone missing since 1992. What everybody does know is missing is a proper...

The civil harmony act

THE CIVIL HARMONY ACT An English translation of the controversial Civil Harmony Act (“Loi de la Concorde civile”) in its entirety. www.algeria-interface.com, www.algeria-interface.com/new/article.php-article_id=463&lng=e.htm 13.07.99 CHAPTER I GENERAL PROVISIONS...

Algeria’s generals risk foiling democracy again at their peril

Algeria’s generals risk foiling democracy again at their peril This week’s poll threatens the army’s grip, argues David Hirst The Guardian, April 12, 1999 http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,,309679,00.html When Algerians go...

The Algerian Tragedy Continues

The Algerian Tragedy Continues by Ahmed Bouzid, Z magazine, December 2000, http://www.thirdworldtraveler.com/Africa/AlgerianTragedyContinues.html The shocking violence that has been consuming Algeria since the cancellation of the 1992 parliamentary elections-elections...