ALGIERS - Two French disarmament experts called on Monday in an op-ed published in the newspaper Le Monde, the French government to collaborate with Algerian authorities to find the radioactive materials buried in southern Algeria as a result of the 17 nuclear tests carried out by France.
PARIS- The international non-governmental organization "ICAN" has launched an appeal to "exert pressure" on France to "dig up" the waste from nuclear explosions in the Algerian Sahara to ensure the health security of current and future generations and preserve the environment.
ALGIERS- The law on civil nuclear activities was unanimously adopted Thursday by the Council of the Nation in a plenary session chaired by the Council’s interim speaker Salah Goudjil, in the presence of Energy Minister Mohamed Arkab.
ALGIERS- Minister of Energy Mohamed Arkab made Monday a presentation on the bill relating to nuclear activities before the Committee on Economic and Financial Affairs of the Council of the Nation, said a communiqué of the Council.
ALGIERS- Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni affirmed Sunday, in Algiers, that a law framing the activities related to nuclear energy in Algeria is under elaboration by his ministerial department.