Algeria Escalates France Dispute With Flight Ban

PARIS – The diplomatic discord between Algeria and France deepened Sunday after Algiers banned French military planes from its airspace, its latest response to a row over visas and critical comments from President Emmanuel Macron. France’s jets regularly fly over the former
October 3, 2021

Algeria now declared malaria-free

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that Algeria and Argentina are now free of malaria. This means that there has not been a single case of anyone catching the disease in either country over the past three years. The WHO’s declaration
May 22, 2019

Algeria protesters ‘will not shut up’

Thousands of protesters have rallied in the main square of the Algerian capital for the 11th weekly mass demonstration in a row. Weeks of demonstrations forced Bouteflika out of office on April 2 after 20 years in power. Protesters have continued mass
May 3, 2019
Algeria's president might resign this week

Algeria’s president might resign this week

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika might resign this week, the private Ennahar and El Bilad TV channels said on Sunday, after mass protests and pressure from the army demanding he end his 20-year rule. The reports come after the army chief of staff,
April 1, 2019

Algeria protests: All Public transport suspended

Public transport has been suspended in the Algerian capital, Algiers, ahead of another day of protests against plans by President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to seek a fifth term in office. Mass demonstrations now entering their third week have posed the biggest challenge to
March 8, 2019

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