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Algeria , Wednesday 24 January 2018

News Algeria » People: Algeria: New Trials Shake Ahmadi Minority

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/01/22/algeria-new-trials-shake-ahmadi-minority
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

“Algerian authorities continue their unabated persecution of ... The judgment states, “It appears that a group of people belonging to the Ahmadiyya sect have formed in Ain Mellila to disseminate beliefs that are alien to our religion...

News Algeria » People: Algeria drowning in hashish and cocaine, says PM

News channel or source: https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180119-algeria-drowning-in-hashish-and-cocaine-says-pm/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Ouyahia said that “drowning Algeria with hashish and cocaine is an attack against the Algerian people and an attempt to poison the Algerian youth as well as Algeria’s development”. Although Ouyahia did not accuse a specific country, local media ...

News Algeria » People: The Jews Who Helped the Americans Free Algeria From the Nazis

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/MAGAZINE-the-jews-who-helped-the-u-s-free-algeria-from-the-nazis-1.5730698
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Yet the Algerian resistance heroes have been forgotten. The Beit Hatfutsot blog tells the story and makes accessible materials from the history of the Jewish people, in Israel and the Diaspora, from its distant past until our times in the modern State of ...

News Algeria » People: Turkish-Algerian partnership launches textile facility

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/news/197857/turkish-algerian-partnership-launches-textile-facility
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

According to the partnership agreement signed in 2015, Taypa has 49-percent share of the facility while the Algerian government owns 51 percent of the shares. The facility will employ 10,000 people at the first stage. Once the entire facility has seen ...

News Algeria » People: Happy 2968! Berber New Year becomes holiday in Algeria

News channel or source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/happy-2968-berber-becomes-holiday-algeria-003142454.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The mountainous Kabylie region east of Algiers is home to the largest Berber community in Algeria, which is home to around 10 million people who speak Berber. Around 3,000 people were expected to flock to a stadium in the northern town of Tizi-Ouzou to ...

News Algeria » People: For First Time, Algeria Issues Official Statement in Amazigh Language

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/news/first-time-algeria-issues-official-statement-amazigh-language-1072706
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Following the meeting of the Council of Ministers, Bouteflika issued a statement expressing his best wishes to the Algerian people on the eve of 2018. He announced his decision to make Yennayer a “non-working and paid day.” “This measure, like all ...

News Algeria » People: Bourita Received Warmly by Algerian Officials during Western Mediterranean Forum

News channel or source: https://www.moroccoworldnews.com/2018/01/238873/nasser-bourita-algerian-officials-western-mediterranean-forum/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Bourita landed in Algeria on Sunday in order to take part in the Western ... This proposal is aimed that setting up a “regional agenda” for young people Bourita noted the “incredible contrast” between economic integration in the North and South ...

News Algeria » People: Algeria gas plant marks five years since bloody hostage siege

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5275485/Algeria-gas-plant-marks-five-years-bloody-hostage-siege.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

"They are 40 martyrs. I am full of emotion, I knew a lot of these people," said Abdelmoumen Ould Kaddour, the CEO of Algeria's Sonatrach, that runs the site with Norway's Statoil and Britain's BP. The assault -- which left 29 attackers dead -- was claimed ...

News Algeria » People: President of Algeria receives Prince Turki bin Mohammed bin Fahad bin Abdulaziz

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096377138/President-of-Algeria-receives-Prince-Turki-bin-Mohammed-bin-Fahad-bin-Abdulaziz
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Also during the audience, they discussed brotherly relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria and means of enhancing them in various fields. The audience was attended by Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia.

News Algeria » People: Algeria's Berber new year aims to show state's approval for 'invented tradition'

News channel or source: http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/yennayer-between-politics-popular-celebration-and-invented-tradition-13552702
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

as well as in the northwestern Haute Kabylie area and in the Aures mountains - would reduce its "inclusive" character and open a breach in what a minister of the Ouyahia government has called "the identity unity of the Algerian people". In fact ...