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April 29, 2017

Members of the Algerian National Liberation Front (FLN) gather at a party conference in the capital Algiers on April 28, 2017. (AFP/Ryad Kramdi)
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The government wants voter turnout to exceed 51 percent to avoid any doubt in the legitimacy of the Algerian Parliament.

April 25, 2017

The deal will create hundreds of jobs and will help save up to $2 billion in gas that can be made available for sale in international markets. (GE)
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Algerian utility Sonelgaz has signed a $3 billion gas deal with GE Power, a unit of General Electric.

April 24, 2017

The Wales international missed his side's games in the build up to the clash with Barcelona, but the coach maintains he made the right decision
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The Wales international missed his side's games in the build up to the clash with Barcelona, but the coach maintains he made the right decision
Moroccan Prime Minister Saad-Eddine El Othmani at a meeting in parliament, Rabat, April 19 2017. (AFP/Fadel Senna)
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The two countries are trading accusations that each has been trying to foist refugees on the other.

April 23, 2017

Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane gestures during a press conference at Valdebebas training ground in Madrid on April 22, 2017, on the eve of the Spanish League Clasico football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona.
GERARD JULIEN / AFP
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Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane gestures during a press conference at Valdebebas training ground in Madrid on April 22, 2017, on the eve of the Spanish League Clasico football match Real Madrid CF vs FC Barcelona. GERARD JULIEN / AFP
Fella accused Latifa of being a 'drug addict.' (Mtunisiatv.com)
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Fella accused Latifa of being a 'drug addict.'

April 21, 2017

Daesh has a small but growing presence in Algeria. (Shutterstock)
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Daesh-affilitated outlets have become active in Algeria's eastern mountainous region.

April 20, 2017

Spanish coach Lucas Alcaraz attends a press conference on April 19, 2017, upon being announced as the new head coach for the Algerian national team. Alcaraz had previously coached Spanish sides Granada, Levante and Recreativo de Huelva.
RYAD KRAMDI / AFP
09:15 GMT
The new coach of the Algerian national football team Lucas Alcaraz has engaged in a two-year contract with the Algerian Football Federation (FAF)...

April 19, 2017

Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane waits prior the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal second leg football match Real Madrid vs FC Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, on April 18, 2017.
Christof STACHE / AFP
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Real Madrid's French coach Zinedine Zidane waits prior the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal second leg football match Real Madrid vs FC Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, on April 18, 2017. Christof STACHE / AFP

April 18, 2017

Supporters of Algerian President Abdelazziz Bouteflika gather during a political meeting ahead of the country's presidential election in 2014. (AFP/Farouk Batiche)
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Algeria's electoral politics have been rocked by corruption and scandalous revelations.