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Algerian police prevent pro-democracy protest, arrest journalists

15 May, 2021

Police detained several people including eleven journalists and photographers.

Eyeing lucrative profits, Morocco is seeking to legalise cannabis

13 May, 2021

In-depth: Cannabis legalisation in Morocco could provide economic opportunity, dependant upon Europe, party politics, and upcoming elections.

Algeria's Hirak has a secret weapon

13 May, 2021

Comment: After a year-long hiatus Algeria's Hirak is back on the streets, and this time is fortified by widespread industrial action and more ambitious demands, writes Malia Bouattia.

Algeria to ban unauthorised protests in 'new crackdown'

11 May, 2021

Demonstrations in Algeria have continued, as the Hirak protest movement demands seeks deep changes in the country.

Tunisia begins week of strict coronavirus measures

10 May, 2021

Mosques, markets and non-essential shops will be closed and gatherings and celebrations banned, as the country battles with a severe Covid-19 surge.

Algeria remembers mass killings under French rule

08 May, 2021

Thousands of Algerians were killed during the Setif massacre.

Tunisia orders lockdown amid 'worst' ever health crisis

08 May, 2021

Announcing a partial lockdown for the week-long Eid al-Fitr holiday, Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi said the North African country was enduring 'the worst crisis in its history'.

Algeria claims strikes exploited by 'subversive' plots

06 May, 2021

Algeria on Thursday blamed subversive movements for increasing protests by trade unions.

Algeria activist Bouraoui gets two years in jail

04 May, 2021

The 45-year-old doctor was sentenced for 'offending Islam' and insulting the president.

The Generals' Letter: playing with fire

04 May, 2021

Comment: The dangerous far-right Islamophobic rhetoric of the so-called Generals' Letter is unfortunately nothing new, writes Malia Bouattia.

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