A source tells al-Araby al-Jadeed that the in the Algerian military has killed at least 17 'al-Qaeda militants' in retaliation for the recent ambush that killed 9 soldiers.
Analysis: A joint operation has reportedly led to the death of Algerian militants believed to be behind the recent attack on the Bardo museum in Tunis.
The opposition in Algeria hopes to emulate the peaceful democratic transition in Tunisia and move their country towards democracy.
Authorities allow former fighters to stage a meeting of veterans - raising questions as to whether the state is trying to bring their old enemies in from the cold.
French officials agree to discuss compensation for those affected by its nuclear tests in the desert of Algeria between 1960 and 1966.