ALGIERS - Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah, Deputy Minister for National Defence and Chief of Staff of the People's National Army will pay a working and inspection visit to the 1st Military Region, where he will inspect military units in the Region, a statement of the National Defence Ministry (MDN) said on Friday.
 MOSTAGANEM- Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi on Thursday evening has kicked off in Mostaganem the summer season 2017.
ALGIERS- More than eight quintals of cannabis resin were seized Wednesday in the provinces of Biskra and Tlemcen said Thursday, the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
MEDEA (Algeria)- Partnership and cooperation opportunities between the United States and Algeria has been at the centre of a meeting between officials from Medea (90-km south of Algiers) and a delegation of a US embassy in Algiers.
ALGIERS- Three arms dealers were arrested and five shotguns and one defensive grenade were seized by the units of the National Gendarmerie on Monday in Ain El Beida, in the province of Oum El-Bouaghi, said Tuesday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry.
MOSTAGANEM – The maritime passenger service linking Mostaganem (Algeria) to Barcelona (Spain) has been inaugurated Monday.
MOSTAGANEM (Algeria)- National Gendarmerie and coastguards in Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers) intercepted late Saturday and early Sunday 12 would-be immigrants, seven of whom off coast, in two separate operations, security sources said Monday.

3.3- magnitude earthquake hits Béjaia

Sunday, 04 June 2017 13:46
ALGIERS- A 3.3-magnitude earthquake on a Richter scale was recorded on Sunday at 00:50 in Bejaïa, Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) said. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 4 km west of Bejaia, the same source said. 
ALGIERS-A quantity of cannabis amouting to 1 quintal was seized Friday in Tlemcen and Sidi Bel Abbes, the National Defence Ministry announced Saturday in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A forest fire prevention plan for the 2017 summer season will be launched on Thursday in Algiers as part of the measures to protect more than 5,000 ha of forest areas in Algiers, said the official of protection of plant and animal resources at Algiers Forests Conservation Directorate.