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Report: Mali Jihadist Groups Announce They Will Merge

NOUAKCHOTT � Mali’s main jihadist groups said on Thursday they will merge under Islamist leader Iyad Ag-Ghali whose fighters have claimed multiple attacks on Malian, French and U.N. peacekeeping forces, Mauritania’s Nouakchott News Agency (ANI) …

Nine terrorists eliminated in Algeria’s Tizi Ouzou

Nine terrorists were eliminated by a detachment of the People’s National Army during a cordon operation in Tizi Ouzou on Tuesday, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.

“As part of the fight …

ALGERIA’S ENERGY MINISTER, GABONESE FM DISCUSS BILATERAL CO-OPERATION

ALGIERS, Feb 23 (NNN-APS) — Algeria’s Energy Minister, Noureddine Boutarfa, held talks here Wednesday with Gabonese Minister of State and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Francophonie, Regional Integration and Gabonese Abroad, Pacome Moubelet Boubeya, on bilateral …

ALGERIA’S TRADE DEFICIT FALLS SHARPLY IN JANUARY ON HIGHER EXPORT REVENUE

ALGIERS, Feb 21 (NNN-APS) — Algeria’s trade deficit fell sharply to 585 million US dollars in January this year, a drop of 68 percent from the deficit of 1.82 billion USD recorded in January 2016, …

EIGHT AGREEMENTS SIGNED AT ALGERIA-SAUDI BUSINESS MEETING IN ALGIERS

ALGIERS, Feb 16 (NNN-APS) — Eight memorandums of understanding (MoUs) and economic partnership agreements (EPAs) have been signed here following an Algerian-Saudi business meeting in the presence of Algerian Industry and Mines Minister Abdeslam Bouchouareb …

SUANY MARTINEZ, FIRST BOLIVIAN WOMAN TO COMPETE IN DAKAR RACE

ASUNCION, Driver Suany Martinez, 25, on Monday will become the first Bolivian woman to compete in the Dakar race, thus fulfilling one of her dreams on board a Can-Am quad motorcycle.

For now, I’m calm. …

ALGERIA’S MILITARY INDUSTRIES EMPLOYING NEARLY 30,000 WORKERS

ALGIERS, Nearly 30,000 civilian employees are working in public industrial and commercial establishments (EPICs) coming under the Ministry of National Defence, says Major-General Rachid Chouaki, the head of the Ministry’s Military Manufacturing Directorate.

“We employ …