ALGIERS- Deputy Minister of National Defence, Chief of Staff of the National People's Army (ANP), Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaïd Salah will pay, from 9 to 12 April a working and inspection visit to the 2nd Military Region in Oran, said Sunday a statement from the Ministry of National Defence (MDN).
ALGIERS- More than 7kg of cannabis resin were seized by police units in the provinces of Sidi Bel Abbes, Tlemcen and Ouargla, in addition to a quantity of psychotropic substances in the province of Algiers, said Saturday the General Directorate of National Police (DGSN).

3.4 quake hits Blida

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ALGIERS- A 3.2 magnitude quake was recorded Sunday at 5:42 pm in the province of Blida, said the Center for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.
ALGIERS- A detachment of the National People's Army (ANP), in coordination with units of the National Gendarmerie, intercepted, on Friday, in Batna / 5th Military Region and M'sila /1st MR, an individual and seized three weapons, said Saturday the National Defence Ministry in a statement.
ORAN-The ammonia and urea production complex "Sorfert" in Arzew (Oran), inaugurated in 2016, seeks to achieve revenues worth more than US$600 million, CEO announced Wednesday in Oran.
ANNABA- A total of 128 Nigerien nationals were driven, on Tuesday, to the transit centre of Tamanrasset (1970-km south of Algiers), ahead of their repatriation to their home country, said Wednesday the director of local committee of the Algerian Red Crescent (CRA), Abdelhamid Bouzid.
 TIMIMOUN- Group Sonatrach plans to build a centre in Adrar for training of industrial gas engineers, in order to Adrar in order to upgrade the local workforce in this field, announced Tuesday in Timimoune CEO of Sonatrach, Abdelmoumen Ould Keddour.
ALGIERS- Detachments of the National People's Army (ANP) arrested on Saturday nineteen smugglers in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In Guezzam, and foiled an attempt to smuggle 4,600 litres of fuel, said Sunday a statement from the Ministry of National Defence (MDN).
ALGIERS – Several national roads and provincial routes are closed to traffic due to snowfall on several regions in Algiers, said Thursday the representative of the National Gendarmerie’s Information and Road Coordination Centre Commander Ahmed Bencharef.
ALGIERS- State will continue to supply rural and mountainous regions with electricity and natural gas, ensure decent life for citizens and develop the sector of agriculture, said Thursday Minister of Energy Mustapha Guitouni.