Algeria

May 20, 2000

03:00 GMT

Fifteen people including three soldiers have been killed in the last three days by armed Islamic extremists in Algeria, press reports said Saturday. 

May 19, 2000

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika left Canada late Thursday at the end of a five-day official visit that focused on economic cooperation.  Bou

May 18, 2000

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Clashes between Islamic extremists and security forces have claimed another 12 lives in Algeria, press reports said Thursday.  In attacks blamed on

May 17, 2000

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Algeria will cooperate with France on boosting the use of the French language and culture once France agrees to promote Arabic in its schools, Algeria

May 16, 2000

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrived in Canda Sunday for the start of a five-day official visit that officials say is likely to focus on ec

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrived in Sunday and was welcomed in Ottawa by Canada's Governor General Mrs. Adrienne Clarkson. During his five-day stay in Canada, Bouteflika will participa

May 14, 2000

03:00 GMT

A delegation from the human rights group Amnesty International has been subjected to fierce criticism from the government press and leading political

May 13, 2000

03:00 GMT

Highway robbery, racketeering and personal vendettas in Algeria have taken the place of an Islamist terror campaign whose perpetrators were recently a

May 12, 2000

03:00 GMT

Algeria appealed to the European Union on Friday for support and solidarity in its efforts to restore internal security and normality to the lives of

May 11, 2000

03:00 GMT

Another 12 people including five members of the security forces and six Islamic extremists died in the latest violence in Algeria, according to press

May 10, 2000

03:00 GMT

Morocco has promised to help Algeria fight armed militant rebel groups by stopping them fleeing over the border into their territory, Algerian Interio

May 9, 2000

03:00 GMT

OPEC could raise its oil output towards the end of the year rather than during the summer months, Algerian Energy Minister Chakib Khelil said Monday. 

May 4, 2000

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Tourists are beginning to trickle back into Algeria's southern Sahara desert, encouraged by the efforts of the authorities to bring seven years of vio

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Gunmen killed 23 people and injured 21 others, 10 seriously, at a fake roadblock near Medea in northern Algeria, hospital sources said Thursday, givin

May 3, 2000

03:00 GMT

Amnesty International has resumed its activities in Algeria after a stoppage that lasted for nearly a decade as a result of violence in the country, r