ALGIERS- Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah, Deputy Minister of National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People's National Army (ANP), on Thursday inspected the inspection of the Naval Construction Unit in Annaba, as part of his working and inspection visit to the 5th Military Region, according to a statement from the Department of National Defence (MDN).
ALGIERS- Lieutenant General, Ahmed Gaid Salah, Deputy Minister of National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People's National Army (ANP), will pay a working and inspection visit on Wednesday to the 5th Military Region, said Tuesday a statement from the Ministry of National Defence (MDN).
ALGIERS- 240 kg of cannabis resin were seized by a Border Guard unit on Friday in Tindouf, while two drug traffickers holding 10 Kg of cannabis were arrested by a detachment of the National Army and units of the National Gendarmerie in Mascara, a statement from the Ministry of National Defence (MDN) said on Saturday.

4.6-magnitude tremor hits Batna

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 17:31
ALGIERS- A 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck the province of Batna (435-km southeast of Algiers) at 15:50 on Tuesday, the Centre for Research on Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) said in statement.
ALGIERS- A ten-year old succumbed to his injuries in the night from Monday to Tuesday at Mustapha Bacha University hospital following the landslide that occurred at level of the construction site of a private developer in the area of Sidi Yahia, municipality of Bir Mourad Rais (Algiers) said the Information Officer to the services of the Civil Protection of the Province of Algiers.

3.9-magnitude quake shakes M’Sila

Tuesday, 15 August 2017 11:57
ALGIERS- The province of M’sila was shaken by a quake measuring 3.9-magnitude on the Richter scale on Tuesday, at 7:41 a.m. announced the Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG).
ALGIERS- A landslide occurred Monday at around 8:13 p.m. at the level of the construction site of a private developer in the area of Sidi Yahia, municipality of Bir Mourad Rais (Algiers) said the services of the Civil Protection.

155 kg of cannabis seized in Tlemcen

Sunday, 13 August 2017 16:39
TLEMCEN (Algeria)- National Gendarmerie seized Sunday 155.4 kilogrammes of cannabis in Tlemcen (540-km west of Algiers), the security body's Communication Department has said.
 ALGIERS- Two smugglers were intercepted and a truck loaded with 40 quintals of tobacco was seized Saturday in Biskra by a detachment of the People’s National Army said Sunday, the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.

3-magnitude earthquake hits Batna

Sunday, 13 August 2017 11:01
ALGIERS- A 3- magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale was recorded on Sunday at 9:48 am in the province of Batna, the Research Center in Astrophysics, Geophysics and Astronomy (CRAAG) said in a statement.