ALGERIE | ALGERIA

30-May-2019 to 14:09

Algeria investigates death of hunger striker

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — The Algerian government says it is investigating the death of a political activist who went on hunger strike while in detention.

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23-May-2019 to 18:06

WHO declares Algeria, Argentina malaria-free

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — Algeria and Argentina have been officially recognized by WHO as malaria-free countries, a statement from the UN agency on Thursday revealed.

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09-Apr-2019 to 11:19

Abdelkader Bensalah named Algeria's interim president

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Algerian parliament which met on Tuesday has appointed Abdelkader Bensalah as the country's interim president, APA can report from local media sources.

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02-Apr-2019 to 19:57

Algerian president Bouteflika quits, finally

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday afternoon announced his resignation, ending twenty years of his rule, state news agency reported.

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26-Mar-2019 to 17:47

Bouteflika unfit to rule Algeria - Army chief

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — The Algerian army chief has called for ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to be declared unfit to rule, in accordance with Article 102 of the country’s constitution.

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11-Mar-2019 to 20:55

'No fifth term' for Algeria’s Bouteflika

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — Algeria’s Abdelaziz Bouteflika has abandoned his bid for a fifth term as president, a statement attributed to him suggested on Monday.

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11-Apr-2018 to 13:45

Algeria: At least 257 die in military plane crash

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — An Algerian military transport plane crashed on Wednesday morning near Algiers, killing at least 257 people, according to the national news agency, Algerie Presse Service (APS), citing the provisional casualty toll reported by Algerian state television.

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