ABUJA (Nigeria)- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel is in Abuja, Nigeria, attending the 16th Africa-Nordic Meeting of Foreign Ministers (June 9-10).
ALGIERS- Army detachment discovered Friday in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, Adrar (1543-km southwest of Algiers), an arm and ammunition cache, the ministry of National Defense said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Three supporters of terrorist groups with two shotguns were arrested Thursday in Blida (1st military region) by the national Gendarmerie said the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Speaker of the National People's Assembly (APN) Said Bouhadja, said on Thursday in Algiers, that the Assembly "will be closer to the people and will work to enact laws adapted to the reality and the developments that mark the Algerian society and the international scene."
ALGIERS-President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron underlined Thursday in a telephone conversation "their determination to join efforts to eradicate terrorism in the Sahel region," announced Friday the Presidency of the Republic in a communiqué.
 ALGIERS- Over 761,000 candidates on Sunday will sit for the baccalaureate examination in 2,518 exam centers. The results will be announced on 15 July.
PARIS-French President Emmanuel Macron will be on a visit to Algeria "in the next new weeks," the French presidency announced Thursday without indicating a date.
ALGIERS- Algeria condemned Thursday the hideous terrorist attack perpetrated Wednesday in Maiduguri, Nigeria, expressing support to Nigerian people and government in their fight against terrorism.
NEW YORK- Algeria has improved, in 2016, has been ranked among the best countries to live in, by winning one place in the human development index established by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel will be in Abuja, Nigeria, on Friday at the invitation of his Nigerian counterpart, Geoffrey Onyeama, to take part in a meeting bringing together the Foreign ministers of African and Nordic countries, the ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.