SADR: Kenya, Algeria Demand UN Envoy

SADR: Kenya, Algeria Demand UN Envoy

NAIROBI, 22 January 2021 – Algeria and Kenya have called on the United Nations to appoint a special envoy to help deescalate tensions in the Western Sahara. An envoy would advance consultations and preparations for a UN-mandated referendum, said in a joint statement,...
Algeria: France Won’t Apologize for Colonization

Algeria: France Won’t Apologize for Colonization

PARIS, 20 January 2021 – The French government will not apologize or repent for France’s colonial past in Algeria, Paris has hinted. The lack of remorse was expressed ahead of the scheduled publication Wednesday of a study into France’s role in Algeria during a bitter...
Algeria: President off to Germany, Again

Algeria: President off to Germany, Again

ALGIERS, 10 January 2021 – The Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has gone back to Germany to pursue medical treatment for post-COVID-19 complications, his office said Sunday. “A short while ago, the president… left for Germany for treatment of...
Algeria: Ex-PM Admits Corrupt Act

Algeria: Ex-PM Admits Corrupt Act

ALGIERS, 10 January 2021 – Algeria’s former Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia has admitted to receiving gold bars from Gulf donors and selling them in the black market. It is the first admission by Ouyahia, who is facing trial on corruption charges, that some of the...
Algeria: Sentenced for Mocking President

Algeria: Sentenced for Mocking President

ALGIERS, 10 January 2021 – An Algerian court has sentenced a man, Walid Kechida, to three years in prison with a fine for mocking Algerian authorities and religion. One of his lawyers, Moumen Chadi, confirmed the sentence, adding that the defense intended to appeal...
Algeria-USA: Polisario, Libya & Sahel Discussed

Algeria-USA: Polisario, Libya & Sahel Discussed

ALGIERS, 9 January 2021 – The US delegation visiting Algeria discussed the disputed Western Sahara, the ceasefire in neighboring Libya and anti-terror operations across the Sahel, according to Algerian officials. The three top US officials in the delegation are...
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