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.
ALGIERS – A new system of road traffic regulation in Algiers will be set up next September, announced Tuesday in Algiers the General Manager of the National Centre of Prevention and Road Safety (CNPSR), Ahmed Naït El Hocine.
ALGIERS- Lt General Ahmed Gaïd Salah, vice-minister of National Defence and Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army (ANP), will pay as from Tuesday a working and inspection visit to the 3rd Military Region, said Monday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry (MDN).
ALGIERS – 83.5 kg of cannabis resin were seized by units of the National Gendarmerie and the Border Guards, in two separate operations in Tlemcen and Aïn Témouchent, while detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) seized 35 quintals of copper in Biskra, said Thursday the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- More than 141,000 plots for self-build have been granted in the South and High Plateaus, said Tuesday, in Algiers, Minister of Housing, Urban Planning and the City Youcef Chorfa.
MEDEA (Algeria)- An overall area of 3906 hectares of vegetation covered was destroyed at the national level since the beginning of the month of June in 643 fires reported in more than forty provinces said Monday, in Medea (91 South West of Algiers), the director of the protection of forest heritage at the National Directorate of Forests (DGF).
TIZI OUZOU-Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui arrived Monday morning in the province of Tizi Ouzou to inquire on site about the damage caused by fires.