El Khabar

By benim
In Algeria
Sep 15th, 2011
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Algiers – A mob of around 100 youths tried to set fire to two private dailies’ printing plant in Algiers, the papers’ managers said on Thursday. The mob, armed with molotov cocktails, tried to storm the printing plants of the French-language El Watan and the Arabic-language El Khaba...
By benim
In Algeria
Aug 1st, 2011
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Algiers – Two Algerian soldiers have been killed and at least eight others injured in a bomb attack on their convoy, press reports said on Monday. The attack with a remote-controlled improvised explosive device happened on Sunday in Tihammamet, 370km southwest of Algiers. The francophone daily ...
By benim
In Algeria
Jul 20th, 2011
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Algiers – An Algerian daily says that security forces have killed seven foreigners trying to enter Libya and confiscated weapons, US dollars and documents about the al-Qaeda branch in North Africa. El Khabar cites security forces well informed about the southern arm of al-Qaeda in the Islamic M...
By benim
In Algeria
May 5th, 2011
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Algiers – Security forces staged a brutal clampdown on a demonstration by hundreds of striking medical specialists in the Algerian capital on Wednesday, in which 10 people were injured, a doctors’ group said. Marouane Sid Ali, spokesperson for a group representing doctors, told AFP in a t...
By benim
In Algeria
May 2nd, 2011
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The Algerian security forces have arrested seven men, mainly Algerians and Moroccans, who are suspected of supporting Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, press reports said on Monday. The seven are accused of providing logistical and financial support to the northwest African wing of the armed extremist...
By benim
In Algeria
Jan 9th, 2011
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At least two people have been killed and 300 others injured in riots that erupted across Algeria amid rising food prices and a housing crisis, state-run media said Saturday. The protests began earlier in the week over spiraling costs of basic food items, including milk, oil and sugar. Some staples ar...
By benim
In Algeria
Jan 8th, 2011
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Algiers – Two men were killed and at least another 20 people injured in riots in Algeria linked to the rising costs of food and unemployment, a newspaper and rescue services said Saturday. Azzedine Lebza,18, was the first reported fatality in the unrest on Friday when he was hit by a police bul...