ALGIERS- Deputy Minister for National Defence and Chief of Staff of the People's National Army, Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah will be on a working visit to the 1st Military Region as from Sunday, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement Saturday.

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Terrorist supporter arrested in Batna

Friday, 17 November 2017 14:30

ALGIERS-A terrorist supporter was arrested Thursday in the province of Batna (390km east of Algiers) by a detachment of the People’s National Army (ANP), the National Defence Ministry announced Friday in a communiqué.

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ALGIERS – A large quantity of arms and ammunition has been found Thursday by a detachment of the People’s National Army (ANP) at the border strip in the locality of Tinzaouatine, in Bordj Badji Mokhtar (Adrar), said a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry (MDN). 

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ALGIERS- Five smugglers and 27 gold panners were arrested in the country's extreme south on Wednesday by detachments of the People's National Army, said Thursday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.

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ALGIERS- The Deputy Minister for National Defence and Chief of Staff of the People's National Army, Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah urged, Wednesday in Oran, the National Army and the different security services to ensure the smooth and peaceful conduct of the forthcoming local elections and perform their electoral duty, said the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.

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Arms cache discovered in Tindouf

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 17:37

ALGIERS- An arms cache, containing two Kalashnikov submachine guns and three loaded ammunition magazines, has been discovered Tuesday in Tindouf (around 2000-km southwest of Algiers) by a detachment of the People's National Army, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.

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ALGIERS- Dangerous wanted terrorist was captured Tuesday in Timiaouine, Bordj Badji Mokhtar, in the province of Adrar (1400-km southwest of Algiers) by an Army detachment while another surrendered yesterday to the military authorities of Jijel, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement. 

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ALGIERS- Eleven drug traffickers were arrested and a large quantity of cannabis resin and psychotropic tablets were seized Saturday in the west and south of the country by detachments of the People's National Army, said Sunday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.

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ALGIERS- Five bunkers for terrorists were discovered and destroyed by detachments of the People's National Army in Batna and Jijel (east) on Thursday, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement Friday.

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Three homemade bombs destroyed in Ain Defla

Thursday, 09 November 2017 13:41

ALGIERS- Three homemade bombs were destroyed Wednesday in Ain Defla (south of Algiers) by a detachment of the People's National Army, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.

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