ALGIERS- A homemade bomb was destoryed Thursday, in Tlemcen, by a detachament of the People’s National Army (ANP), said Friday the National Defence Ministry.
ALGIERS- Four quintals of cannabis were seized Wednesday in Tindouf (2000-km southwest of Algiers) by a combined Army detachment in a search patrol in Oum Laachar, the ministry of National Defense said in a statement.
ALGIERS-The People's National Army (ANP) units eliminated five (5) terrorists, arrested two (2) others and apprehended 34 terrorist supporters last November, said the National Defence Ministry Sunday in an operational report.
ALGIERS- The third terrorist eliminated in the operation carried out early November by Army detachments in Damous, Tipaza (70 km west of Algiers), has been identified, the ministry of National Defense said Sunday in a statement.
ALGIERS- A wanted foreign terrorist was captured Monday by an Army detachment in El Oued, the ministry of National Defense said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Army detachments arrested Thursday six people who were trying to join terrorist groups in the Sahel, four of whom in Relizane, one in Mostaganem and another in Tamanrasset, the ministry of National Defense said Friday ina statement.
ALGIERS- Two individuals were arrested Wednesday in Relizane and El Taref for respectively support of terrorism and attempt to join terrorist groups in the Sahel, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement.
ALGIERS-The African Union (AU) Commissioner for Peace and Security, Smail Chergui on Monday emphasized Algeria’s “pioneering role” in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism in Africa.
ALGIERS-Counterterrorism must be permanently adapted and updated in the light of the new strategies adopted by terrorist networks that do not skimp on means to undermine the stability of countries and populations, said the African Union (AU) Commissioner for Peace and Security (CPS), Smail Chergui.
ALGIERS- A terrorist was captured Sunday by a combined Army detachment, in a search and combing patrol in Sidi Khouiled, province of Ouargla (800-km south of Algiers), the ministry of National Defense said Monday in a statement.