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17 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Identifying Mali air crash victims could take years

Identifying the victims from last week's Air Algerie crash in Mali "could take weeks, months and maybe years", Algeria's chief of police said on Thursday .

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21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Algerians observe minute of silence in solidarity with Gaza

Algerian officials Thursday declared their country's solidarity with the distressed population in the Gaza Strip by observing a minute of silence, a symbolic gesture of support for Palestinians as Israel continues to pummel the embattled coastal enclave.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Al Bawaba

'Hayy' girl! Music Festival shines light on promising & prominent Arab, African female singer

Western Saharan singer Aziza Braheim performs at the ninth annual Hayy Festival in Cairo's El-Geneina Theatre.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Xinhuanet

Chinese leaders extend condolences to Algerian, French counterparts over plane crash

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang have respectively extended condolences to their Algerian and French counterparts over the crash of the Air Algerie flight AH5017, in which all the 118 people aboard were killed.

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Related Topix: Africa, Air Accidents, Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Hispanic Business

'Where is the Queen?'

Growing up, Algerian musician Hasna El-Bcharia's father banned her from playing the guitar.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

West Australian

Algerian Sonatrach energy boss fired

Abdelhamid Zerguine, the head of Algeria's national oil and gas company Sonatrach, has been relieved of his duties and replaced by his deputy Said Sahnoune, AFP learned on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Abdelaziz Bouteflika

In-depth Africa

Setif beat Al-Ahly, edges closer to CAF semis

Algerians Entente Setif moved closer to a first CAF Champions League semi-finals appearance by defeating Libyans Al-Ahly Benghazi 2-0 in Tunisia this weekend.

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Iol.co.za

First images of Air Algerie crash emerge

All passengers and crew on board an Air Algerie jetliner that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, which completely wiped out several families, France announced.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Mali, Francois Hollande, Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaore

Fri Jul 25, 2014

UAport

Iran Commiserates with Algeria over Airliner Crash Disaster

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and the country's Foreign Ministry in separate messages extended Tehran's condolences to Algeria on a deadly plane crash that killed all 116 people aboard on Thursday.

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Daily Mail

Was Mali plane crash a terror attack? French president refuses to...

Billionaire hedge-funder husband 'blindsides' his wife of 11 years by filing for divorce while she is on vacation with their three children 'I trusted God from the first instant.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Family, Kids, World News, Africa, Burkina Faso

Newkerala.com

DG: No survivor in Algerian plane crash, probe launched

Algeria Friday declared a three-day national morning for the victims of the Air Algerie flight AH 5017 that crashed over Mali the previous day with no survivor yet found from the plane wreckage, media reports said.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Star Online

2014: A tragic year for aviation

PETALING JAYA: The year 2014 has shaped up to be a tragic one so far for the aviation industry, with at least 851 people confirmed dead.

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Related Topix: Malaysia, US Military, US News, World News, US Air Force, Africa, Aircraft, Lockheed C-130 Hercules, Lockheed Aircraft, Military Aircraft

Korea Herald

France: Air Algerie flight vanishes over Mali

An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali after heavy rains were reported, according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

5 years in hell: Story of Prisoner No. 16

Mohammed Cherif is seen in this photo from 1990, shortly after his escape from a Polisario prison.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Al Bawaba

Bombs kill at least seven in Algeria's west

At least three Algerian soldiers and their four auxiliaries were killed by roadside bombs Sunday, according to Agence France Presse.

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Iol.co.za

Blast kills 7 members of Algeria's security forces

A bomb killed seven members of Algeria's security forces, the defence ministry said on Sunday, the second deadly attack in the country in four months.

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Reuters

Bomb attack kills seven members of Algeria's security forces

A bomb killed seven members of Algeria's security forces, the defense ministry said on Sunday, the second deadly attack in the country in four months.

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AlertNet

Bomb blast kills three soldiers, four security officers in Algeria

A bomb killed three soldiers and four security officers in western Algeria, the defence ministry said on Sunday, the second deadly attack in the country in four months.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Algeria: Algerian Presence At Bastille Day Parade Sparks Bitter Debate

France celebrates Bastille Day on July 14 by marking another historic event - the upcoming centenary of World War I. Countries who fought in the 1914-1918 conflict will also participate at the Bastille Day parade in Paris.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Fun KnowMore map of whata s across the ocean if youa re on the beach

This fun map shows you what's across the ocean if you're on the beach . For instance, if you're on the west coast of the U.S., you're across the ocean from either Japan or Russia, depending on whether you're north or south of Tillamook Bay, Oregon .

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