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US envoy visits Western Sahara after Morocco-Israel deal

09 January, 2021

The US is set to open a consulate in the contested Western Sahara.

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.

Couscous added to UNESCO list following Algeria, Morocco agreement

18 December, 2020

Couscous, a staple dish in both Algeria and Morocco has been given the UNESCO treatment

How Morocco-Israel normalisation could push Algeria closer to Russia

15 December, 2020

Analysis: Threatened by Arab-Israeli normalisation deals and US recognition of Moroccan sovereignty over Western Sahara, Algeria's ties to Washington could weaken as it moves closer to Russia.

'Foreign manoeuvres' in Western Sahara destablising Algeria: PM

12 December, 2020

Donald Trump's recent comments about supporting Morocco's bid for the Western Sahara has been met by opposition from its neighbour Algeria.

Morocco savours Western Sahara breakthrough in Israel deal

11 December, 2020

Morocco revelled in US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Rabat's claim over the disputed Western Sahara region.

Polisario vows to keep up Western Sahara fight

11 December, 2020

"Fighting will continue until the total withdrawal of the Moroccan occupation troops."

Polisario Front condemns US declaration on W. Sahara

10 December, 2020

US President Donald Trump, whose mandate ends in January, said on Thursday he had agreed to recognise Moroccan sovereignty over the disputed territory.

France to inspect scores mosques in 'unprecedented' move: minister

03 December, 2020

At least 18 of the mosques due for inspection are subject to 'immediate actions', according to reports.

Rights protesters arrested in Mauritania

29 November, 2020

40 people were arrested in Nouakchott at a demonstration by widows and relatives of victims of historic civil unrest.

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