Algeria

July 2, 2000

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Algerian security forces have killed 17 Islamic extremists in two weekend sweeps, newspapers reported Sunday. Ten armed Islamists were killed in a swe

June 30, 2000

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A delegation from the French organization, Reporters Sans Frontiers (RSF) on Friday wound up a six-day visit to Algeria dogged by controversy. The RSF

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The World Bank announced on Wednesday a series of loans to Tunisia, Algeria and Mali to boost the economic situation in the three African countries, r

June 28, 2000

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Four people were murdered in two attacks by suspected armed Islamist groups southwest of the capital Algiers, newspapers reported on Wednesday. Three

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A visit by a group of Algerian journalists and academics to Israel triggered anger and division in Algiers on Tuesday, and led to the demotion of a se

June 27, 2000

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The Federation of Arab Journalists (FAJ) on Monday condemned the first visit to Israel by a group of Algerian journalists and called for them to be pu

June 26, 2000

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Experts of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) will meet July 8th-9th in Algiers, Algerian energy and mines minister, Chakib Khel

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A group of Algerian journalists arrived in Israel on Sunday for an unprecedented visit at the government's invitation, reported Haaretz, quoting a spo

June 25, 2000

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A delegation from the media watchdog 'Reporters Sans Frontiers' that arrived in Algeria on Friday to examine the difficulties and dangers facing Alger

June 21, 2000

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Ten people were killed in the past 24 hours in attacks by Islamic militants, press reports said Wednesday in Algiers. Eight of the victims were killed

June 18, 2000

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Algeria will establish full diplomatic relations with Israel as soon as Israel signs final agreements with the Palestinians and Syria, Algerian Presid

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The Algerian president Abdulaziz Bouteflika has expressed disappointment about the outcome of his four-day state visit to France, BBC.online reported

June 17, 2000

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Algeria were held 1-1 by Senegal this weekend in a disappointing World Cup African Zone Group C debut for a country that has reached the finals twice.

June 14, 2000

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was due to arrive in France Wednesday with both countries keen to build bridges, do business and put their pre

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The financing deal for a new insulin production project in Algeria was signed on June 12. The contract was inked with the IFC, the financial branch of the World Bank. This is a joint venture between t