TIPASA-The state of health of 10 young people (aged 23-30) rescued on Friday morning by the Coastguards off Cherchell is stable, a doctor at Maham Hospital in Cherchell (Tipasa) told APS.
ALGIERS-Detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) on Thursday captured 24 smugglers and seized many other items in distinct operations conducted in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In Guezzam, announced the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.

3.8-magnitude quake hits Bejaia

Friday, 20 July 2018 12:14
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.8 in the Richter scale hit Friday at 10.33 a.m. the province of Bejaia, said the Research Center in Astronomy Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.
MOSTAGANEM- The 1st National Agriculture Exhibition “Mosta Expo” will be held from 25 to 27 September in Mostaganem (355km west of Algiers), said on Wednesday Secretary General of the provincial Agriculture Chamber Abdellah Touati.
ALGIERS- An intersectoral ministerial committee started Monday a working visit to the province of Bechar (965-km southwest of Algiers), in order to inspect local development projects, said the Ministry of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) on Sunday arrested 13 smugglers and sized a large quantity of foodstuffs and fuel in distinct operations conducted in In Guezzam, Bordj Badji Mokhtar and Tamanrasset, announced the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-A detachment of the People’s National Army (ANP), in coordination with the National Police, dismantled a network of drug traffickers made of five criminals and seized 7kg of cannabis Sunday in Bechar, announced the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
 ALGIERS – The rehabilitation and modernization works of the tourist complex "Les Sables d'Or" (Golden beach) located in Zeralda, west suburb of Algiers will be completed next April, announced Saturday in Algiers Minister of Tourism and Craft Industry Abdelkader Benmessaoud.
ALGIERS- A quantity of more than 32kg of cannabis resin was seized Friday, in Bechar, by a detachment of the People’s National Army, said Saturday the National Defense Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A total of 313 hectares were destroyed in 26 fires recorded between July 6 and 11 across the country, bringing to 364 ha destroyed since June 1, according to a report established by the Directorate General of Forests (DGF).