Agence France-Presse . Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 09:19pm on July 05, 2021
Nearly 150 people were hospitalised after swimming on Sunday in seawater suspected to have been polluted at Tenes in northwestern Algeria, a regional official said,...
Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 01:22pm on June 24, 2021
Algeria’s incumbent National Liberation Front won the most seats in legislative elections held earlier this month that saw record levels of abstention, final results announced...
Agence France-Presse . Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 08:46pm on June 16, 2021
Algeria’s National Liberation Front (FLN) party won weekend parliamentary elections with a significantly reduced number of seats and with the country’s lowest ever turnout at...
Agence France-Presse. Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 07:50am on June 14, 2021
Algeria was early Monday still waiting for the results of a parliamentary election boycotted by the long-running Hirak protest movement and marked by widespread abstention.
Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:52am on April 05, 2021
Algerian police said on Sunday that they had launched an investigation after videos on social media claiming officers sexually abused a teenage boy arrested during...
Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:30pm on March 13, 2021
Thousands demonstrated in Algiers on Friday, rejecting early legislative elections announced the day before, as weekly rallies by the resurgent Hirak pro-democracy movement gain momentum...
Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 11:55pm on February 22, 2021
Thousands of Algerians marched Monday in the capital and other cities to mark the second anniversary of the North African nation’s anti-government ‘Hirak’ protest movement,...
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:16pm on January 20, 2021
French president Emmanuel Macron has ruled out issuing an official apology for abuses in Algeria, his office said Wednesday, ahead of a major report on...
| Updated at 12:00am on January 02, 2021
IN SEEKING to amend the constitution, the Algerian government was trying to take the steam out of the protest movement, which is generally referred to...
Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:42am on December 18, 2020
The government has appointed new ambassadors for Thailand and Algeria on Thursday, according to foreign ministry press releases. Mohammed Abdul Hye, currently serving as the...