ALGIERS- The Chairman of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat started Saturday a working visit to Algiers.
ALGIERS- The first general assembly of the African Mechanism for Police Cooperation (AFRIPOL) will be held as from Sunday in Algiers, an event which will mark the effective institution of this mechanism, said Saturday a communiqué of the General Directorate of National Police (DGSN).

6th terrorist eliminated in Ain Defla

Saturday, 13 May 2017 14:01
ALGIERS- A sixth terrorist have been eliminated Saturday morning by an Army detachment in an operation in Ain Defla, where five others had been killed and firearms recovered on Friday, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement.
MOSTAGANEM (Algeria)- The second international conference on religious discourse and the media opened Saturday at Abdelhamid Ibn Badis University in Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers), attended by Mohammed Aissa the minister of Religious Affairs and interim minister of Mujahideen (liberation war veterans).
ALGIERS-The number of terrorists eliminated in the search operation, which is still underway in the province of Ain Defla (145-km west of Algiers), has risen to 5 (provisional toll), announced Friday the National Defence Ministry.
ALGIERS- The Speaker of the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) Abdelkader Bensalah held discussions Friday, in Rome (Italy), with the President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani and the president of the Italian Senate Pietro Grasso, on the ways to develop relations at the parliamentary level and issues of common interest.
ALGIERS- Security is an essential “requirement” to ensure stability and development said Friday, in Rome (Italy), the Speaker of the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) Abdelkader Bensalah, stressing that the “growing awareness” of security risks in the Euro-Mediterranean zone encourages “more coordination” and a “strong cooperation” in order to eradicate terrorism.
ALGIERS- A terrorist was killed Friday morning, in the province of Ain Defla (145-km South-West of Algiers) by a detachment of the People’s National Army, said the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Algeria has acceded to the WIPO Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances, according to a presidential decree published in the Official Journal.
RELIZANE - A network supporting terrorism composed of four members has been dismantled by the National Gendarmerie's search brigade of Relizane, it said on Thursday.