Algeria

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

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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

03:00 GMT

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

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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

April 30, 2000

03:00 GMT

African leaders began gathering in Algiers on Saturday ahead of a summit called to "evaluate" the peace process in the volatile Democratic Republic of

April 26, 2000

03:00 GMT

African leaders will hold a summit in Algiers on April 30 to discuss the peace process in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Algerian preside

April 22, 2000

03:00 GMT

Algerian minister of agriculture Saeed Barakat survived an assassination attempt by an explosive device during an official visit in Al-Beleeda distric

April 12, 2000

03:00 GMT

Algerian cell-phones may be busier, as subscribers are introduced to a new phone service.  The Algerian Post and Telecommunications Authority introduced a new service known as "Roaming GSM Internation

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The Algerian Sonatrach and Canada's Ultramar Company (a subsidiary of the American Ultramar Diamond Shamrock Group), have signed a crude oil delivery contract (Sahara Blend quality) for a period of se

April 11, 2000

03:00 GMT

Yesterday, in Nice, French and Algerian Customs representatives signed an agreement meant to fight smuggling more effectively.   The agreement concentrates on the development of strategies and tools t

April 9, 2000

03:00 GMT

More than 300 Kuwaiti and other Gulf Arabs formally launched Saturday the first Gulf organization opposed to ties with Israel, describing the Jewish s

March 28, 2000

03:00 GMT

The political dispute between Algeria and Morocco continues to fester after one-day secret talks between the sides collapsed in Geneva.  The goal of t

March 13, 2000

02:00 GMT

The Arab film industry, particularly Algerian, is assuming a high profile at the Freyburg International Film in Switzerland.  This event, scheduled fo