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News Algeria » Places: Algeria's Crackdown on Churches

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2018/april/algerias-crackdown-on-churches
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Mohamed Aissa, Algeria's ministry of religious affairs, claims the churches were closed because they "did not meet the standards required of a place of worship." "When a place of worship is built without any notice showing it's a place of worship ...

News Algeria » Places: Algeria: Caught In The Act

News channel or source: https://www.strategypage.com/qnd/algeria/articles/20180419.aspx
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

It was the drug shipments that had the heaviest security. This often meant crossing the border at night and then hiding the drugs or weapons at a hiding place known only to partners in Algeria, who had a legitimate reason for being down south. These ...

News Algeria » Places: Four churches closed in recent months in Algeria

News channel or source: http://asianews.it/news-en/Four-churches-closed-in-recent-months-in-Algeria-43649.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The law on non-Muslim worship hangs like a permanent sword over the head of the Protestant Church of Algeria. Christians are forced to rent places to worship whilst building owners are threatened and intimidated by the authorities. Algiers (AsiaNews ...

News Algeria » Places: World Cup Countdown: 9 Weeks to Go - West Germany, Austria, Algeria & the 'Disgrace of Gijon'

News channel or source: https://www.si.com/soccer/2018/04/18/world-cup-countdown-9-weeks-go-west-germany-austria-algeria-disgrace-gijon
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

who despite a third-place finish at their home tournament in 1962 had failed to win a game since in two more finals appearances. The opening group game saw Algeria square off against then European Champions West Germany in Gijon. After a goalless first ...

News Algeria » Places: Military Plane Carrying 100 Troops Crashes In Boufarik, Algeria, Numerous Casualties [Videos]

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/military-plane-carrying-100-troops-crashes-boufarik-algeria-numerous-casualties-2671069
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

was supposed to make a layover in Tindouf in southern Algeria — a place that houses many refugees from neighboring Western Sahara. "There are more than 100 deaths. We can't say exact how many at this point," Mohammed Achour, chief spokesman for the civil ...

News Algeria » Places: Sonatrach says Exxon Mobil considering investment in Algeria

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-algeria-energy/sonatrach-says-exxon-mobil-considering-investment-in-algeria-idUSKBN1HP2JE
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

“The meetings took place in Algiers,” Ould Kaddour said, without giving further details. He said an improved security environment had contributed to growing interest from foreign firms. Algeria has struggled to attract foreign investment in recent ...

News Algeria » Places: Algeria: Government Approves Beatification Mass For Seven Catholic Monks

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/12042018-algeria-government-approves-beatification-mass-for-seven-catholic-monks/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

“The beatification will take place in a few months, in the coming weeks, in Oran,” Algeria’s Foreign Minister, Abdelkader Messahel, told France 24 television April 10. In January Pope Francis had authorized the Congregation for the Causes of Saints ...

News Algeria » Places: Rescuers Rush to Site of Deadly Algeria Plane Crash

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/peopleandplaces/rescuers-rush-to-site-of-deadly-algeria-plane-crash/vp-AAvNWwZ
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Watch as flames engulf the wreckage of a downed plane in the northern African nation of Algeria. The Algerian military plane was carrying members of the armed forces, as well as women and children. The death toll for the crash has climbed to over 250 ...

News Algeria » Places: Algeria crash victims being identified, no word on probe

News channel or source: https://www.chron.com/news/world/article/Co-pilot-in-Algeria-s-worst-aviation-disaster-12828212.php
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Bodies of the 257 people killed in ... When we arrived at the scene of the crash we found bodies all over the place. It was a complete disaster" Passengers from Western Sahara, a disputed territory annexed by Morocco after Spain ...

News Algeria » Places: Algeria clears beatification in Oran for massacred French monks

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/algeria-clears-beatification-oran-massacred-french-monks-153559567.html
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Paris (AFP) - Algeria has given the Vatican its approval for the beatification in Oran of seven French Trappist monks killed by Islamic insurgents in 1996, the country's top diplomat said Tuesday. "The beatification will take place in a few months ...