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The Algerian capital of Algiers. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 27, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Algeria's trade deficit is revised upwards to $4.3B from last year due to steep drop in oil prices.
Algeria has stepped up security along the country's borders to combat militancy in recent months. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 07:27 GMT
Algerian Minister Mohamed Issa warned against some 46,000 potential jihadi websites promoting Daesh militancy across the Middle East.
Zinedine Zidane
May 25, 2015 - 18:48 GMT
One of football's greatest players made his name in the competition now known as the Europa League during Bordeaux's astonishing run from the Intertoto Cup to the final
The EU foreign policy chief said the European bloc was committed to supporting the Middle East peace process and establishing an independent Palestinian state. (AFP/File)
May 20, 2015 - 19:05 GMT
The EU foreign policy chief said the European bloc was committed to supporting the Middle East peace process and establishing an independent Palestinian state.
A file photo of Algerian army soldiers. (AFP/File)
May 20, 2015 - 13:17 GMT
The Algerian army clashed with Islamist militants in what is considered to be one of the biggest security operations in recent years.
Millions of families are in need of aid in Algeria, according to the NGO. (AFP/File)
May 18, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Ten million Algerians live in poverty and are denied basic needs such as food and water, according to an NGO.
Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar announced his group's allegiance to Daesh in an audio clip, reports said Thursday. (AFP/File)
May 14, 2015 - 13:50 GMT
Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar announced his group's allegiance to Daesh in an audio clip, reports said Thursday.
Riyad Mahrez
May 12, 2015 - 16:33 GMT
Algerian Riyad Mahrez bagged a weekend brace to give the Leicester City a huge boost as they battle to avoid relegation from the English Premier League.
Karim Benzema
May 11, 2015 - 14:01 GMT
Manchester United reportedly joined the race to complete the £40 million transfer of Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema.
Karim Benzema
May 04, 2015 - 14:17 GMT
The 27-year-old attacker once again misses out through injury but Gareth Bale is included after coming through the weekend win over Sevilla unscathed
Armed fighters loyal to Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, Al-Nusra Front, sit under a gate at the entrance of the northern town of Jisr al-Shughur on April 26, 2015. (AFP/Hass News/Ali Nasser)
May 03, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Nusra Front militants allegedly received anti-tank weapons training in Syria’s Qalamounin region as they prepare to battle Hezbollah.