Introducing Algeria’s President-for-Life

Introducing Algeria’s President-for-Life Ahmed Aghrout and Yahia H. Zoubir, April 1, 2009, http://www.merip.org/mero/mero040109.html (Ahmed Aghrout is research fellow at the University of Salford in Great Britain. Yahia H....

Algeria’s security tied to political freedom

Algeria’s security tied to political freedom * Bouteflika hopes to use third term to end violence * Former rebels lack political voice * Bouteflika victory expected as reward...

Mauritania: US dirty tricks in the Sahara area

Mauritania: US dirty tricks in the Sahara area by Charlie Kimber, 20 August 2005 http://www.socialistworker.co.uk/article.php?article_id=7150 The fall last week of Mauritania’s leader, president Taya, emphasised how fragile the...

US targets Sahara ‘terrorist haven’

US targets Sahara ‘terrorist haven’ By Catherine Fellows,BBC, Mauritania, 8 August 2005 US airmen cross the air base in Bamako, Mali, during operation Flintlock 2005 Critics say the...

U.S. Expresses Concerns Over Algerian Elections

U.S. Expresses Concerns Over Algerian Elections By REUTERS, The New York Times, January 25, 2004 ALGIERS (Reuters) – The United States is concerned by reports that presidential elections...

The French connection

The French connection by Gordon Campbell, New Zealand Listener, February 14-20 2004 Helen Clark has kept the Americans at arm’s length over Iraq. So why is she now...

Poll fraud claims as Algerians re-elect president

Poll fraud claims as Algerians re-elect president By Roula Khalaf in Algiers, Financial Times, April 10 2004 Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika yesterday won a second five-year term after...

An Algerian Presidential Free-for-All

An Algerian Presidential Free-for-All Youcef Bouandel*, Merip, April 6, 2004 http://www.merip.org/mero/mero040604.html The Algerian presidential elections coming up on April 8 have captured the imagination of the electorate like...