TRIPOLI (Libya)- Algeria is to host the 11th meeting of Libya's neighbouring countries as part sustained efforts to reach a political solution to the Libyan crisis, diplomatic sources said Friday.
MISRATA (Libya)- Minister of Maghreb Affairs, African Union and Arab League Abdelkader Messahel said Friday, in Misrata, that the Libyans have shown a "strong will to reach a peaceful solution through an inter-Libyan political dialogue."
ALGIERS- Lieutenant-General, Deputy Minister of National Defence, Chief of Staff of the People's National Army Ahmed Gaid Salah, who is on a visit to Ouargla (4th military district), said Friday the legislative elections of May 4 represent a vital national event to Algeria and the Algerians, the ministry of National Defence said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Director General of National Police, Major General Abdelghani Hamel, held, during his visit to Berlin (Germany), talks with the President of Germany’s Federal Police Dieter Romann on “ways to strengthen the cooperation between the two countries’ police forces,” said Thursday a communiqué of the General Directorate of the National Police (DGSN).
WASHINGTON- Algeria took part Thursday in the meeting of the Intergovernmental Group of Twenty Four (G-24), held on the sidelines of the Spring meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
TRIPOLI-Minister of Maghreb Affairs, the African Union and the Arab League Abdelkader Messahel met Friday in Tripoli with Libya's Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord Fayez al-Sarraj as part of his visit to Libya, which aims to bridge views between Libyans and reach a peaceful solution based on dialogue and national reconciliation.
ALGIERS-Algeria has "vigorously" condemned the despicable terrorist attack perpetrated Thursday in Champs Elysées Avenue, stressing that this "criminal" act shows once again that counterterrorism is an "arduous and a long-term task" that requires increased vigilance, said Friday the Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Abdelaziz Benali Cherif.
ALGIERS-President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika sent to his French counterpart François Hollande a message in which he "strongly condemned" the terrorist attack in France, reiterating Algeria's readiness for a "strong cooperation and solidarity" with the rest of the international community under the aegis of the United Nations to address the terrorism scourge.
MESRATA (Libya)-Minister of Maghreb Affairs, the African Union and the Arab League Abdelkader Messahel arrived Thursday in Mesrata (west of Libya) to meet many politicaln military and civil figures part of a visit to bridge Libyan belligerents' viewpoints in favour of a peaceful settlement to the crisis that shakes the country.