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Algerian president signs new constitution into law

01 January, 2021

President Abdelmadjid Tebboune, who returned to Algeria this week after two months in Germany, had promoted the new constitution as the "cornerstone of the new Algeria".

20 killed in road accident in Algeria: rescuers

01 January, 2021

19 African nationals, including children, died along with the Algerian driver of a pick-up truck which overturned near the southern town on Tamanrasset.

2020: 10 uplifting stories from the Middle East

31 December, 2020

Marred by the coronavirus pandemic, the year 2020 has been a challenge for all. Here are some stories that provided glimmers of hope.

Ousted Algeria leader's 'secret child' loses appeal against jail

31 December, 2020

Zoulikha Nachinache was found guilty of money laundering, influence peddling, squandering public funds and illicit transfer of foreign currency abroad.

Algeria to roll out Russian Covid vaccine in January

31 December, 2020

The country had signed a "mutual agreement with a Russian laboratory for acquisition of the coronavirus vaccine from January".

Algeria president returns from Covid treatment in Germany

30 December, 2020

Aged 75 and a heavy smoker, President Abdelmadjid Tebboune was hospitalised in Germany on October 28, and Algerian authorities later announced he had the Covid-19 illness.

Algeria seizes nearly $100,000 militants' ransom cash

29 December, 2020

The defence ministry said the cash was an "instalment of the ransom" paid out in a controversial October agreement.

Algerian prosecutors seek tougher jail term for activist

26 December, 2020

Algerian prosecutors are seeking a tougher jail sentence for Amira Bouraoui, a prominent activist in the pro-democracy Hirak movement, at her trial on appeal.

Netanyahu invites Moroccan king to visit Israel

26 December, 2020

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has invited Moroccan King Mohammed VI to visit Israel following a "friendly" telephone call.

Amnesty urges Algeria not to deport Yemen refugees

25 December, 2020

Amnesty International has called on Algeria to immediately halt the deportation of seven Yemeni immigrants who could face death in their home country.

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