ALGIERS- Algeria “strongly” condemned Wednesday, the two terrorist attacks that targeted the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) in Douentza and Timbuktu said Wednesday, the spokesperson of the ministry of foreign affairs Abdelaziz Benali-Cherif.
ALGIERS- A dangerous terrorist was killed and a Kalashnikov submachine gun as well as two loaders were recovered Wednesday afternoon in Lakhdaria(Bouira) by a detachment of the People’s National Army said the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS - A detachment of the People's National Army (ANP) discovered and destroyed four bunkers for terrorists on Tuesday in Batna, a statement from the Ministry of National Defence (MDN) said on Wednesday.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia said Wednesday, in Algiers, that he hopes he is worthy of the trust placed in him by the President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika who appointed him Prime Minister, replacing Abdelmadjid Tebboune and thus continue the implementation of his programme.

Ahmed Ouyahia takes office as prime minister

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 11:24
ALGIERS- Ahmed Ouyahia, appointed Tuesday as prime minister by President of the Republic, has officially taken office in a handover ceremony with his predecessor, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, at the Government Palace, on Wednesday.
ALGIERS- The appointment of Ahmed Ouyahia, on Tuesday, as prime minister replacing Abdelmadjid Tebboune has been broadly commented by national papers on Wednesday.

CEMOC council meets in Nouakchott

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 09:06
ALGIERS- A delegation of the general staff of the People's National Army, led by Major General Zerrad Cherif, head of the Army Staff's Employment-Preparation Department, in his capacity as a representative of Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah, the deputy minister of National Defence and Army's Chief of Staff, took part Tuesday in a meeting of the member states of the Joint Operational Army Staffs Committee (CEMOC) in Nouakchott, Mauritania, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Explosive manufacturing workshop and eight arms and munitions caches, belonging to terrorists, were discovered Monday by an Army detachment in Tipaza, the ministry of National Defence said Tuesday in a statement.
ALGIERS - President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday dismissed Abdelmadjid Tebboune as Prime Minister and appointed Ahmed Ouyahia, said a communiqué of the Presidency of the Republic.
ALGIERS – One Algerian national has been killed and another injured in the terrorist attack committed Sunday evening on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou, said Tuesday a Foreign Ministry communiqué.