ALGIERS- A total of 630 kg of cannabis were seized by an Army detachment in a patrol near the border area of Beni-Ouenif, Bechar, on Tuesday, the ministry of National defense said Wednesday in a statement.
MOSTAGANEM (Algeria)- An Illegal sea migration scheme was thwarted and 22 people were arrested Monday morning in Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers), a security source reported.
ALGIERS- Two drug traffickers were arrested Wednesday and more than 36 kilogrammes of cannabis seized by Army detachments in separate operations in Batna, Tebessa and Tlemcen, the ministry of National Defense said Sunday in a statement.
AIN TEMOUCHENT (Algeria)- Coastguard units of Beni Saf, Ain Temouchent (504-km west of Algiers), thwarted Thursday two illegal migration attempts and arrested 18 people in two separate operations, off Bouzadjar coast, the security body has reported.
ORAN (Algeria)- Eleven would-be immigrants were intercepted early morning Sunday in the northwest of Ghazaouet, Tlemcen (540-km west of Algiers), by the local coastguard units, the security body has reported.
ALGIERS- A group of illegal migrants were rescued Wednesday, by the coast guards coming under the Algerian Naval Forces, from their craft boat that sank 10 miles off Oran, said the National Defense Ministry in a communiqué.
MOSTAGANEM (Algeria)- Coastguard units foiled Friday an illegal migration attempt by 13 people, including minors, off the coast of Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers), a source from the security body said.
ALGIERS- Twenty-four people were arrested and more than two kilogrammes of cannabis and many equipment items were seized Sunday in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In-Guezzam, by Army detachments, the ministry of National Defense said in a statement.
ORAN- Twenty-nine illegal migrants have been intercepted on Saturday in two separate operations by Coastguard units off Cape Falcon and north of the Port of Oran, the security body said.
ORAN- Twelve would-be immigrants, all Algerians, were intercepted Tuesday at 6.00 a.m. west of Cape Carbon (Oran), at the coastal boundaries with the maritime area of Arzew, by the units of the territorial group of Oran’s Coast Guards, said the body’s communication service.