ALGIERS- Algeria will host on Wednesday the first regional meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) on the connection between the transnational organized crime and terrorism, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a communiqué Saturday.
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel has received, Saturday in Algiers, the United Nations Secretary General's Personal Envoy for Western Sahara, Horst Kohler, who is on a tour in the region.
ALGIERS- National Education Minister Nouria Benghebrit has officially installed on Saturday the National Council of Syllabuses, a national consultative body in charge of issuing opinions and proposals on the syllabuses, and the teaching methods and means.
ALGIERS- The coming elections of the People’s Communal and Provincial Assemblies, scheduled for 23 November, represent "another pillar" in the strengthening of democracy and an opportunity to achieve once again a "just representation" of women, said Saturday in Algiers Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning, Noureddine Bedoui.
ILLIZI- The Tamazight language is a fundamental element of the national identity and Amazighity is a factor of social cohesion, affirmed Friday, in Illizi, Secretary General of the High Commission for Amazighity (HCA) Si Hachemi Assad.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika called on Saturday the government to speed up the installation of the Written Press Regulatory Authority (ARPE) and its activation alongside the Broadcasting Regulatory Authority (ARVA).
KIGALI (Rwanda)- Minister of Justice Tayeb Louh affirmed Friday, in Kigali, that “Algeria hasn’t closed its doors” to foreign migrants and nationals from African countries, but “works to reconcile the need to protect its borders and secure the country with the duty of solidarity with African brothers, notably nationals from neighbouring countries.”
ALGERS- The President of the Republic Awards for Professional Journalist, in its third edition, will be handed over Sunday during a ceremony of celebration of the National Press Day, on 22 October, said the Communication Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika has urged Saturday the press to serve Algeria's supreme interests by contributing to clarifying facts, making objective criticism of deficiencies and mainly by working for the promotion of Algeria's image throughout the world.

Bunker for terrorists destroyed in Boumerdes

Saturday, 21 October 2017 13:46
ALGEIRS- A bunker for terrorists was destroyed Friday, in Boumerdes, in a combing operation carried out by a detachment of the People’s National Army, said Saturday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.