NEW YORK- Morocco which blocks the peace process in Western Sahara since 2012 return to the negotiating table "with a spirit of honest cooperation" by abandoning its hidden agenda for the territory, said Monday in New York, Polisario Front representative to UN Ahmed Boukhari.
ALGIERS – The role and the efficiency of the People’s National Army, which most troops were members of the National Liberation Army, in the Six-day War between the Egyptian and Israeli armies in June 1967 were highlighted Tuesday in Algiers during a conference. 56 Algerian soldiers fell as martyrs during this war.
ALGIERS- Detachments of the People's National Army on Sunday arrested a supporter of terrorist groups in Constantine (431-km east of Algiers), said Monday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS – The National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) voiced "concern" over the footages and speeches contained in some programmes broadcast by some television channels, which "publicly incite to violence against women and even downplay it."The Council also calls for measures to be taken to put an end to these excesses, a statement said Monday.
ALGIERS- Algeria and Spain are to carry out a project, estimated at DZD15 billion, about the regulation of road traffic and street lighting in Algiers, the capital's head of Transport Department, Rachid Ouazene, told APS.
ALGIERS – French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian, will pay a working visit to Algeria on Monday and Tuesday, said Sunday a communiqué of the Foreign Ministry.
ALGIERS- The potential for partnership between Russia and Algeria is promising for the creation of joint projects in the sectors of mechanical industry and renewable energies, the Russian Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Alexandre Morozov told APS.
BECHAR- The Syrian nationals, stranded in Moroccan territory since 17 April, have not been able to enter, as expected, the Algerian territory through Beni Ounif border crossing, 110 km north of Bechar, as the Moroccan authorities are dithering and thus hampering this humanitarian operation.
ALGIERS- Algeria has condemned the attacks targeting the Iranian Parliament building and the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini in Teheran Wednesday morning, dubbing them "criminal acts."
WASHINGTON-Algeria is able to diversify its economy through "ambitious reforms" so that it becomes less dependent on hydrocarbons, stressed Tuesday in Washington the Head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission for Algeria, Jean François Dauphin.