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Tunisian president hits out at foreign interference

24 June, 2020

Tunisian President Kais Saied on Tuesday criticised foreign intervention in his country and warned against efforts to divide neighbouring Libya.

Algeria's government shaken up amid oil, coronavirus troubles

24 June, 2020

Algerian President Abdelmajid Tebboune, elected in a partly boycotted vote last year, has reshuffled the cabinet amid economic woes spurred by a drop in oil prices and the coronavirus crisis.

Five jailed after banned Algeria demonstration

23 June, 2020

Lawyers accused the Algerian regime of attempting to repress peaceful anti-government protesters through banning demonstrations on the pretext of coronavirus restrictions.

Algeria says soldier killed in clash with armed Islamists

21 June, 2020

An army detachment clashed with "an armed terrorist group", during an ambush on Saturday in the Gaadet Lahdjar area, in the prefecture of Ain Defla, killing corporal Mostafa Znanda.

Algeria cracks down on activists to break protest movement

19 June, 2020

Algeria has intensified its crackdown on an anti-government protest movement in a bid to discourage demonstrations once coronavirus restrictions are lifted.

Al-Qaeda North Africa confirms chief is dead: watchdog

19 June, 2020

The death of Droukdel - once regarded as Algeria's enemy number one - could leave AQIM (Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb) in disarray, sources have said.

Algeria weighs plan to allow army deployments abroad

18 June, 2020

Tebboune is considering a change in the constitution that would allow Algeria to deploy military abroad and experts are concerned this could mean a rise in interventionist policies.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

14 June, 2020

Algeria is easing lockdown measures in 19 provinces, while Afghanistan has detected polio in areas previously declared free of the disease after immunisation programmes were paused due to Covid-19.

France says Turkey conduct in Libya 'unacceptable'

14 June, 2020

France, despite public denials, has long been suspected of favouring Haftar, who has the backing of Egypt, Russia and the United Arab Emirates.

Head of Libya's Tobruk government on surprise Algeria visit

14 June, 2020

Algerian officials greeted Aguila Saleh at Algiers International Airport, though the reason for the visit remains unknown.

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