SOUK AHRAS- The irrigated area of Sedrata, in the province of Souk Ahras, estimated at 2 200 hectares represents "a real added value" for the sector of agriculture in the region, said Saturday the local directorate of agriculture.
ALGIERS - Lieutenant General, Ahmed Gaïd Salah, vice-minister of the National Defence and Chief of Staff of the People's National Assembly (ANP) started Monday a working and inspection visit to the 2nd Military Region of Oran, where he inaugurated and launched new military facilities.
ALGIERS- A quantity of 89.198 kg of cannabis resin has been seized on Friday by a detachment of the People's National Army (ANP), in coordination with the Customs units in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, while another amount of 31 kg was seized by units of the Border Guards and the National Gendarmerie in Tlemcen, a statement from the Ministry of National Defense (MDN) said on Saturday.
ALGIERS- Seventeen (17) smugglers were arrested Monday by detachments of the People’s National Army in the far South of the country said Tuesday, the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- A large quantity of cannabis resin amounting to eight (08) quintals was seized Monday, in Beni Ounif by a detachment coming under the military sector of Bechar, thanks to the “continued vigilance” of the units of the people’s national Army along the borders, said the ministry of national Defence.
ALGIERS- Seven quintals and 37 kilograms of cannabis resin were seized Monday morning by units of the National Gendarmerie and Border Guards of Maghnia, in the province of Tlemcen/ 2nd Military Region, said the Department of National Defence in a statement.
ALGIERS- A detachment of the People’s National Army arrested Sunday near the borders in In Guezzam a smuggler in an all-terrain vehicle, possessing a Kalashnikov submachine gun and a magazine of munitions, said the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- More than 48 kilograms of cannabis resin were seized in two various operations carried out by the units of the border guards of Tlemcen and Ain Temouchent, said the ministry of national defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- The training vessel Soummam, part of the Naval Forces of the People's National Army (ANP) stopped Thursday at the port of Oran, which is the fourth stage on its way from Las Palmas (Spain)," said a statement of the Ministry of National Defence (MDN).

3.5-magnitude quake hits Kherrata

Thursday, 27 July 2017 10:22
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale was recorded Thursday, at 8:04 a.m. in Kherrata, province of Bejaia said the Centre for Researcher in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.