Facts and Figures – The ICRC In Algeria, (January 2017 – December 2018)

Algeria: at the heart of our action, from January 2017 to December 2018

In Algeria, the ICRC was active during the war of independence (1954-1962), visiting detainees and assisting displaced populations.

Today, the ICRC in …

Algerian Doctors, Students Protest as New Deputy PM Promises Change

Algeria’s new Deputy Prime Minister Ramtane Lamamra says that President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika has vowed to hand over power to whoever is elected to succeed him, following a planned national dialogue conference under the auspices …

Algerian Doctors, Students Protest as New Deputy PM Promises Change

Algeria’s new Deputy Prime Minister Ramtane Lamamra says that President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika has vowed to hand over power to whoever is elected to succeed him, following a planned national dialogue conference under the auspices …

Thousands Rally in Algiers as Protest Leaders Tell Army to Stay Away

Thousands of students, university professors and health workers rallied in Algiers on Tuesday calling for President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to quit, and a new group headed by activists and opposition figures told the army not to …

Hundreds Protest in Sudan, Keep Pressure on Bashir

KHARTOUM, SUDAN Hundreds of protesters, mostly students, took to the streets in and near Sudan’s capital, Khartoum, on Monday, continuing a three-month wave of demonstrations that has posed the most serious challenge yet to President …

Death Toll in Jihadist Ambush on Malian Soldiers Hits 23

Officials in Mali have put the death toll from Sunday’s militant attack on an army camp in the village of Dioura at 23.

Suspected jihadists briefly seized the base in the central Mopti region, of …

Paris Exhibit Traces Post-Colonial Migration Through Music

PARIS As rising nationalism and the crisis surrounding Britain’s exit from the European Union intensify divisions on the continent, a new exhibit in the French capital looks instead at a powerful unifier: Music.

The music …