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  1. The birth of a BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... sheltered life landed in North Africa, part of an historic invasion. She had never seen any place as exotic as Oran, Algeria. "I think that all patriotic young nurses should 'join up,' " she wrote to her hometown newspaper. In Oran, Dorothy's and ...

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  2. A nation in exile for four decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... the world outside of the camps. In 1975 the Saharawi were forced to flee their land and found refuge in south-west Algeria, with the expectation that one day they would return to their home. Traditionally a nomadic people, they have been forced to ...

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  3. Robert A. NewmanRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Bob lived in many places. As an officer in the Army Signal Corps during World War II, he was stationed in Oran, Algeria, where he met and married his beautiful, artistic, and intelligent wife, AndrA e Cohen. Their first child, Carole, was born ...

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  4. 'Only remnants of terrorism' left in Algeria: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra said Thursday that "only remnants of terrorism" remain in Algeria, where authorities say 25 Islamist militants were killed in an army sweep this week. Special forces were mobilised for the sweep, the minister said, quoted by national news agency APS.

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  5. .com | Algerian minister: Only few terrorists remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra said on Thursday that "only remnants of terrorism" remained in Algeria, where authorities said 25 Islamist militants had been killed in an army sweep this week. According to the defence ministry, 25 Islamists had been killed since the army launched operations on Tuesday in the mountainous Ferkioua area of Bouira province, east of Algiers.

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  6. Algerian troops kill more militants in major assault, 25 dead in totalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Jerusalem Post

    ... left 200,000 people dead. Fighters allied with both al-Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb and Islamic State operate in Algeria , mostly in mountainous northern areas, but militant attacks have been rare since the war with Islamist insurgents mostly came ...

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  7. Algeria army kills IS-allied militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Iol.co.za

    Algerian troops ambushed and killed at least 22 militants allied to Islamic State as they held a meeting east of the capital on Tuesday in one of country's largest military operations in recent years, the defense ministry and a security source said. Fighters allied with both al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and Islamic State operate in Algeria, mostly in mountainous northern areas, but militant attacks have been rare since a 1990s war with Islamist insurgents.

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  8. Has USA Become Oligarchy, Not Democracy anymore?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Canadian Content

    ... Kirchner regime, he argues, has been "built on two foundations: concentration of power and accumulation of wealth". Algeria Presidential vote endorses status quo - It seems clear that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will win a fourth term in this ...

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  9. Daily news summary 14.5.2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  10. Tom Rob Smith to present film adaptation of his Child 44 bestsellerRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  11. UPDATE 2-Algeria's Bouteflika announces sweeping cabinet shakeupRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Reuters

    Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Thursday named new energy, finance and interior ministers in a major cabinet reshuffle, as the North African energy producer confronts a fall in oil prices and several high-profile corruption trials. Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal, a key Bouteflika political ally, kept his post, as did the deputy defense minister.

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  12. Algeria's Bouteflika changes finance, interior ministers - local Ennahar TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Thursday named new ministers for finance and interior in a cabinet reshuffle, but kept Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi and Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal in their posts, private local channel Ennahar TV said. ALGIERS: Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Thursday named new ministers for finance and interior in a cabinet reshuffle, but kept Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi and Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal in their posts, private local channel Ennahar TV said.

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  13. Interior Minister seeks over 10 billion crowns to boost police forceRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  14. Brace of goals from Jaromir Jagr gives Czechs semi-final win over FinlandRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  15. Czech Defence Minister signs military agreement with AlgeriaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  16. Transparency International: Finance Ministry concedes to betting lobbyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Radio Prague

    ... training and fighting against terrorism, the Defence Ministry said on its website. Mr StropnickA1 2, who arrived in Algeria on Wednesday for an official visit, has also met with the country's president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. He said Algeria was the ...

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  17. The Ayatollah approves: designers showcase bizarre designs at Tehran fashion expoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Al Bawaba

    No more all-black look for these women: the "Practical Hejab Products" exhibition in Tehran showed off chadors in a range of colorful patterns. In early March, the "Practical Hejab Products" fashion exhibition debuted on Beheshti Street in northern Tehran.

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  18. Militants kill four Algerian guardsman in eastern region: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Daily Star

    Laborers look on during the inauguration of the Cital trams, a partnership between Algiers Metro Company , Spanish company Ferrovial, and the French Alstom, in the Algeria's eastern city of Annaba on May 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / FAROUK BATICHE ALGIERS: Islamist militants have killed four local Algerian guardsman and burned their bodies in the region of Batna, 500 km east of the capital, a security source said Wednesday.

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  19. JK pushes for improved bilateral ties with AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | IPPMEDIA

    President Jakaya Kikwete has affirmed in Algiers that his visit to Algeria aimed at strengthening the bilateral cooperation relations in several fields particularly in economy. In a statement to the press at the end of the audience granted to him by President Algeria Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Kikwete said that his State visit to Algeria was a 'success,' underlining that the two sides work for 'stronger' cooperation , notably in the economic field.

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  20. Algeria army kills two armed Islamists: ministry.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Peninsula

    Soldiers killed two armed Islamists during an ambush Tuesday southwest of Algeria's capital, the government said, as media reported that four security personnel were slain in the east. "An army detachment killed two terrorists today at 3:00 pm, following an ambush carried out near the locality of Amrouna, south of Ain Defla," said the defence ministry.

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