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The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

29 April, 2020

Turkey's coronavirus cases are beginning to decline and Algeria continues to crackdown on free speech amid strict pandemic measures are some of today's stories.

Algeria arrest meme creator in crackdown on free speech

29 April, 2020

A well-known creator of a meme page called Walid Kechida is the latest victim of Algeria's crackdown on free speech after he was arrested for criticising the president.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

28 April, 2020

An Arab-Israeli doctor is leading the charge against coronavirus in the country, and sad news as Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during curfew. Here's your coronavirus news.

Is the coronavirus pandemic encouraging authoritarianism?

24 April, 2020

Comment: As China uses the Covid-19 pandemic to try to repair its international reputation, other nations look to increase the remit of their state powers, writes David Powell.

Algerian rapper Soolking launches fundraising campaign for healthcare workers

24 April, 2020

The French-Algerian artist is raising money to help the coronavirus efforts in the North African country.

Oil price lifted by US-Iran tensions after rollercoaster week

24 April, 2020

US oil prices have recovered slightly due to uncertainty in Gulf waters after a disastrous week which saw rates drop below zero.

Algeria blocks three news websites amid coronavirus crackdown

23 April, 2020

The CPJ has criticised Algeria after it blocked three news websites, and called on the country to end its attack on free press.

Algerians linked to protests 'forgotten' in pre-trial detention

23 April, 2020

More than 1,000 people are stuck in pre-trial detention in Algeria despite recent presidential pardons.

Democracy or dependence? Algeria's future in a rentier economy

21 April, 2020

Comment: Democracy in Algeria will require reduced dependence on the domestic hydrocarbons industry and the networks of cronyism that run it, writes Gabriel Davis.

Algeria continues to target online media during coronavirus pandemic

21 April, 2020

Algerian authorities have blocked a third online news website that covered the anti-government "Hirak" protest movement, stirring condemnation Monday from media watchdog Reporters Without Borders.

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