ALGIERS- A terrorist named S. Mourad on Wednesday has surrendered to the military authorities in Adrar (1543-km south of Algiers), in possession of a weapon and munitions, said the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel has participated, Wednesday in New York, in the Eighth ministerial session of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev will on be on visit to Algeria on 10 October, officials announced during the 8th Algerian-Russian Joint Committee meeting.
ALGIERS- Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia held discussions, Wednesday in Algiers, with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, who is leading the delegation of his country to the 8th session of the Algerian-Russian joint committee on economic, trade, scientific and technical cooperation, said the Prime Minister Office in a statement.
ALGIERS-The Algerian Justice Support Program (PASJA), co-financed by the European Union, Algeria and France, has been officially launched Wednesday in Algiers, with a view to “contributing to strengthening the rule of law and fair, impartial and quality justice.”
ALGIERS- Three terrorist supporting group members were arrested Tuesday in Medea and a arms cache and two homemade bombs were destroyed in Tipaza, in operations conducted Tuesday by Army detachments, the ministry said Wednesday in a statement.
ALGIERS- The leaders of the Parliamentary groups of the four majority political parties on Tuesday, and as part of the debate about the Government's action plan submitted Thursday to adoption, expressed their support to the plan presented last Sunday by the prime minister, while some opposition MPs expressed rejection and others issued reservations.
OUARGLA- Algerian Police has developed operational plans for the fight against cross-border crime under the African mechanism for police cooperation AFRIPOL, said Tuesday in Ouargla (800-km southeast of Algiers) the head of International Cooperation Department at the General Directorate of National Police (DGSN), Chief Superintendent Benyamina Abbad.
ALGIERS- Three individuals supporting terrorist groups have been arrested Monday in Medea and Bordj Badji Mokhtar by detachments of the People’s National Army, said Tuesday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry (MDN).
DJELFA- Algeria has shown a “strong commitment” to Ottawa Convention on the prohibition of anti-personnel mines, affirmed Monday, in Djelfa, president of the Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention Thomas Hajnoczi.