The New Arab Logo

Breaking News

Results from 1 to 10 out of 526 about "Algeria"

Danish FM admits selling mass-surveillance technology to Saudi Arabia

21 August, 2017

Denmark's foreign minister has for the first time acknowledged that the government allowed the sale of surveillance technology to authoritarian Arab governments, including Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

Spanish police kill 5 suspects linked to Barcelona attack

18 August, 2017

Five suspects have been shot dead in Cambrils after a van attack in Barcelona killed at least 13 people.

Dozens dead, injured in two Spanish seaside city attacks

18 August, 2017

Drivers ploughed into pedestrians in two quick-succession, separate attacks in Barcelona and another popular Spanish seaside city, leaving at least 14 people dead and injuring more than 100 others.

Bouteflika sacks Algeria's PM after less than three months

15 August, 2017

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika sacked Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Tuesday less than three months after appointing him.

Algerian presidency appoints Ahmed Ouyahia as prime minister

15 August, 2017

Algeria's presidency has named Ahmed Ouyahia as prime minister, replacing Abdelmadjid Tebboune after just three months in the job.

Israeli 'disengagement' from Gaza: A turning point

15 August, 2017

Comment: The withdrawal from settlements did not mean an end to Gaza's occupation, writes Rami Almeghari.

Algeria's holiday season marred by over 170 drowning deaths

14 August, 2017

Algerian authorities record the highest death toll from drownings in recent years, as a heatwave grips the North African country.

Power struggle for Algerian presidency as Bouteflika's 'health worsens'

13 August, 2017

A former presidential candidate has openly questioned Algerian President Bouteflika's ability to lead the country this week over his alleged mental incapacity.

Bikini revolution: Thousands of Algerian women protest against 'traditionalists'

08 August, 2017

More than 3,200 women have joined forces to protest against anti-bikini 'traditionalists' after an image was circulated online.

Britain lifts warning against travel to Tunisia

27 July, 2017

Britain on Wednesday lifted its warning against "all but essential travel" to Tunisia, two years after a shooting spree by a jihadist attacker at a beach hotel

Most Popular