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  1. Algeria, Turkey hold talks on Libya: SourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Members of the Libyan pro-government forces, backed by locals, gather on a tank outside the Central Bank, near Benghazi port, January 21, 2015. REUTERS Photo Turkey held talks with Algeria on the crisis in Libya as part of efforts made by Algeria to convince rival parties in the restive Arab country to sit down at the negotiation table, according to an Algerian diplomatic source.

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  2. Criminal network roils in the Sahel: Arrests made by Algerian law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Catholic.org

    The investigations of the A.N.P. or People's National Army of Algeria have led to the arrest of criminals operating in the Sahel region. Operating in the areas of Tamanrasset, Bordj Badji Mokhtar and Guezzam in the Sixth military Region, twelve smugglers - described as "five Algerians, five Sudanese and two Nigerians" were arrested, the Ministry of National Defense noted in a statement.

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  3. 18 Outstanding Young Photographers From The Arab WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    ... workshops. Her work was shown in 2009 at the contemporary art festival "Art Dubai." Born in 1992 in Alger, Algeria, Awel Haouati lives in Paris, France and in Alger. After studying art history at the Sorbonne in Paris, Haouati is currently ...

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  4. Ghana versus Algeria: It's a do or dieRead the original story

    Friday | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    "Do or die" It's a bit of cliche, but it jumps at you when you think about the game. Ghana and Algeria would know a thing or two about do or die battles.

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  5. Algerian army standing fast against tide of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Catholic.org

    ... Gaid Salah says, he reaffirmed the military's commitment to fulfilling its constitutional responsibilities. ALGIERS, ALGERIA (Catholic Online) - After engaging in a professional development program, the Algerian army is battle-ready. In its status, ...

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  6. Algeria: Troops Thwart Plans to Attack Oil InstallationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... A defence ministry communique stated that the neutralised terrorist cell was preparing to carry out operations in Algeria in co-ordination with groups operating abroad. The communique pointed to a link between this cell and a terrorist organisation ...

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  7. Algeria backtracks on shale gas plans after protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Algeria's prime minister announced Wednesday that plans to drill for the country's abundant shale gas reserves have been scrapped. The announcement in a television interview came in the wake of a string of protests in the southern desert cities over environmental concerns near where drilling had already begun.

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  8. Algerian premier says plans to exploit shale gas reserves have been scrapped after protestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Maryland Gazette

    Algeria's prime minister says that plans to drill the country's abundant shale gas reserves have been scrapped. Wednesday's statement comes in the wake of a string of protests in the southern desert cities over environmental concerns near where drilling had already begun.

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  9. Algeria Infrastructure Report 2015 - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | PR-inside.com

    ... - New Construction research report from Business Monitor International is now available from Fast Market Research Algeria's construction sector saw relatively healthy growth in 2014, and with an uptick in GDP growth forecast in 2015 we expect this ...

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  10. Algeria: Preliminary Results of Expertise Confirm Unearthed Body Is Frenchman Gourdel'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AllAfrica.com

    The preliminary results of the expertise conducted by the National Gendarmerie experts confirmed that the body unearthed last Thursday in Tizi Ouzou, is that of French national Herve Gourdel kidnapped last 21st September by a terrorist group, said Saturday the Ministry national Defence in a statement. "On completion of this investigation into the discovery and the identification of the body unearthed Thursday 15 January 2015 in Tabounecht, province of Tizi Ouzou, a scientific expertise was carried out by experts from the National Gendarmerie's Forensic department, specializing in biology, anthropology and micro-traces, "said the source.

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  11. Algeria: 400 Niger's Nationals to Be Transported to Reception Center in Tamanrasset MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AllAfrica.com

    About 400 Niger nationals will be transported from Ouargla to the reception center of Tamanrasset on Monday, and would be repatriated afterwards to their country, said Sunday the Algerian Red Crescent . The process of repatriation of Niger's nationals "is carried outin good conditions," the head of CRA Saida Benhabyles told APS, announcing that about 400 Niger nationalswill be transported from Ouargla to the reception center of Tamanrasset on Mondaypending the completion of the consular procedures to repatriate them to their country.

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  12. Zambia v Congo DRRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | BBC News

    They have faced each other 25 times, with Zambia edging the matches with eight wins to seven - although DR Congo won their only Nations Cup meeting, the 1974 final in Egypt. Zambia captain Rainford Kalaba, who plays for DR Congo giants TP Mazembe, believes this match could decide whether they progress from the group.

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  13. 1,000 Algerians rally over Charlie Hebdo's Muhammad cartoonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Newsday

    Algerian police are struggling to contain more than a thousand protesters thronging the streets of the capital denouncing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad published by French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo. Chanting "I am not Charlie, I am Muhammad," protesters left their mosques after Friday prayers and gathered in downtown Algiers' May 1 square where they were met by hundreds of... ALGIERS, Algeria - -- Algerian police are struggling to contain more than a thousand protesters thronging the streets of the capital denouncing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad published by French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.

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  14. Albert Camus' The Plague resonates amid west Africa's Ebola epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | South China Morning Post

    ... rats again" for "the bane and enlightenment of men". But Camus was also aware of the great cholera epidemic in Oran, Algeria - where the novel is set - in 1849, and of others in his native district of Mondovi in the Algerian interior. But there's ...

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  15. Five DR Congo v Zambia factsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Peninsula

    Five facts for the Africa Cup of Nations Group B match between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia Sunday in Equatorial Guinea town Ebebiyin: -- DR Congo goalkeeper and captain Robert Kidiaba, who turns 39 on February 1, will be the oldest footballer at the 2015 Cup of Nations. He made his international debut 13 years ago.

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  16. Small victory for freedom: Terrorist cell dismantled in southern AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Catholic.org

    After a week of terror in France, it was a small victory for the forces of freedom. A dozen criminals, comprising a terrorist cell were captured in southern Algeria before they could plot any terrorist activity.

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  17. Body of assassinated French tourist finally discoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Catholic.org

    ... remains comes at a hard time for France, already rocked by the Charlie Hebdo massacre of last week. ALGIERS, ALGERIA (Catholic Online) - Djound al Khalifa's gunmen, who pledge allegiance to the Islamic State (or as it is known in the local parlance, ...

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  18. Human Trafficking Victim Has Emotional Reunion With Family, 24 Years After AbductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Switched

    ... Aug. 29, 2011. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini) A landscape view dated May 2003 shows the Saharan desert in southern Algeria, near the city of Illizi. (HOCINE ZAOURAR/AFP/Getty Images) Children by the side of the road cheer as a convoy of troops from ...

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  19. 1,000 Algerians rally over Charlie Hebdo's Muhammad cartoonsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | KAUZ

    ... in a call to prayer for the school's Muslim community was meant to promote religious unity and pluralism. ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - Algerian police are struggling to contain more than a thousand protesters thronging the streets of the capital ...

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  20. Service & Sacrifice: Twins Head to War, One ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... them off to join the fight in North Africa against the Germans. During an assault on the town of St. Cloud, Oran, Algeria the brother s separated. Russ went one way and his brother Guss took his squad in a different direction. During the gun fight, ...

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