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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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