ALGIERS- Five drug traffickers were arrested and 85.6 kilograms of cannabis resin were seized Sunday, in Oran said Monday, the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS-Deputy Minister for National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army, Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah will be on a working and inspection visit to the 6th Military Region in Tamanrasset, the National Defence Ministry announced Tuesday in a communiqué.

3.1-magnitude quake hits Skikda

Friday, 02 February 2018 16:56
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.1 on the Richter scale hit the province of Skikda (510km east of Algiers) Friday at 3:33 p.m., said the National Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.
 ANNABA- A total of 272 nationals from Niger, including 30 women and 86 minors, in an irregular situation, were escorted Thursday from Annaba to the transit centre of Tamanrasset as part of an operation coordinated between the authorities of Algeria and Niger, said the head of the local section of the Algerian Red Crescent (CRA) Abdelhamid Bouzid.

3.2-magnitude quake shakes Ain Defla

Thursday, 01 February 2018 10:47
ALGIERS-An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale hit Wednesday at 8.46 p.m. the province of Ain Defla, said the National Centre for Research n Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.

Tramway of Setif will be operational on 8 May

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 11:16
SETIF (Algeria)- Minister of Public Works and Transport Abdelghani Zaalane announced Tuesday that the tramway of Setif would be operational next 8 May.
ORAN-Units of Border guards on Monday foiled an attempt to smuggle 318kg of cannabis into the country from Morocco at the western border strip, the National Gendarmerie announced Tuesday in Oran.
ALGIERS-Deputy Minister for National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army, Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah will be on a working and inspection visit Wednesday to the central logistics Base in the 1st Military Region, the National Defence Ministry announced Tuesday in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Twelve smugglers have been arrested on Sunday in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In Guezzam by detachments of the People's National Army (ANP), which also seized various products meant for smuggling, said Monday Ministry of National Defence in a statement.
AIN TEMOUCHENT-Units of the Coastguards territorial group in Beni Saf (province of Ain Temouchent) on Thursday rescued 48 would-be-immigrants of African nationalities who were attempting to illegally reach the Spanish coasts aboard an inflatable boat from Moroccan coasts, announced Coastguards.