TINDOUF- The new border post between Algeria and Mauritania, in the province of Tindouf (around 2000-km southwest of Algiers), which will be inaugurated Sunday by Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui and his Mauritanian counterpart Ahmedou Ould-Abdallah, would contribute to boosting cooperation between the two countries.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has sent a message of congratulations to his Malian counterpart, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, on his re-election for a new five-year term.
ALGIERS- Six gold panners were arrested on Friday by a detachment of the People's National Army in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, the Ministry of National Defence said in a statement on Saturday.
ALGIERS- Two terrorist individuals were arrested Thursday in Blida and Constantine by Army detachments, in coordination with National Gendarmerie elements, the ministry of National Defence said Friday in a statement.
ALGIERS- Nearly 1,470 hectares (ha) were destroyed by forest fires from 1 June to 15 August 2018, said Thursday the General Directorate of Forests (DGF) in a statement.

Russian navy ships dock in Algiers Port 

Thursday, 16 August 2018 16:56
ALGIERS- Russian navy ships, namely missile cruiser "MARECHAL USTINOV-0 55" and anti-submarine ship "SEVERROMORSK-619," have docked Wednesday in the Port of Algiers for a five-day stopover, the ministry of National Defence said Thursday in a statement.

Army destroys terrorist bunker in Skikda

Thursday, 16 August 2018 15:26
ALGIERS- A bunker for terrorists was destroyed Wednesday by a detachment of the People's National Army in the commune of Collo, in Skikda (510-km east of Algiers), said Thursday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.
ALGIERS- Algeria condemned Wednesday the attack that had targeted on Tuesday the Houses of Parliament in London, expressing "full solidarity" with the government of the United Kingdom.
ALGIERS-The Algerian government has decided to grant an emergency humanitarian aid of 30 tonnes to Niger, mainly composed of food products and drugs, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced Wednesday in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Algeria on Tuesday has condemned the terrorist attack on a Gendarmerie patrol east of Burkina Faso on Saturday.