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  1. .com | Algeria MPs padlock parliament in protest against speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News24

    ... Tuesday's action led by the majority parties in the 462-member parliament, including President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's National Liberation Front (FLN) of which the speaker is a member. Ahmed Sadok, parliamentary head of the Movement for the Society ...

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  2. 5 Algerian major-generals face corruption charges, jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | The Progress

    An Algerian television station close to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's family reports that five senior Algerian army officers have been jailed after appearing before a magistrate on corruption charges. Ennahar TV says the major-generals - three former military region heads, a former gendarme head and the Defense Ministry's financial services chief - faced charges Sunday of "illicit enrichment" and "use of a senior officer's function for personal purposes."

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  3. Algeria says developing border areas key to safeguard peace, boost economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Today.Az

    ... on the pivotal role played by the southern regions in enhancing national economy, adding that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika paid great attention to the border development programs. Bedoui noted that the development of border areas would pave way ...

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  4. Trump's request for OPEC to max out oil production may backfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... speaks during the 10th JMMC meeting in Algiers on September 23, 2018. A Picture of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, is seen on the background. (Photo by RYAD KRAMDI / AFP)RYAD KRAMDI/AFP/Getty Images Khalid Al-Falih,(C) Saudi Energy and Oil ...

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  5. .com | Algeria approves beatification service for slain CatholicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | News24

    Algerian authorities say the country's president has approved a December beatification ceremony for seven Trappist monks and 12 other Catholics who were killed during a bloody civil war in the 1990s. Religious Affairs Minister Mohamed Aissa said President Abdelaziz Bouteflika agreed the ceremony could take place on December 8 in Oran's Santa Cruz basilica.

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  6. Algeria approves beatification service for slain CatholicsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 1 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Algerian authorities say the country's president has approved a December beatification ceremony for seven Trappist monks and 12 other Catholics who were killed during a bloody civil war in the 1990s. Religious Affairs Minister Mohamed Aissa said President Abdelaziz Bouteflika agreed the ceremony could take place on Dec. 8 in Oran's Santa Cruz basilica.

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  7. Algeria approves beatification service for slain Catholics Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | WFTV Orlando

    ... killed during a bloody civil war in the 1990s. Religious Affairs Minister Mohamed Aissa said President Abdelaziz Bouteflika agreed the ceremony could take place on Dec. 8 in Oran's Santa Cruz basilica. The French monks were kidnapped from the ...

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  8. Algerian Parliament Speaker Resigns After 300-Lawmakers PetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Al Bawaba

    Algerian parliament Speaker Saeed Bouhja resigned after receiving a petition signed by 300 lawmakers accusing him of "not respecting presidential orders." Parliamentary sources said that MPs who signed the roaster belong to the National Liberation Front majority party, headed by Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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  9. .com | Algeria will take back its citizens illegally in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | News24

    ... Merkel, who departed Algeria later on Monday, also met with the country's ailing president, 81-year-old Abdelaziz Bouteflika during her official visit. She also said Germany was willing to continue its "close cooperation" with Algeria in defence and ...

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  10. Merkel, Algerian officials discuss migration, LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the situat... ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has met with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday during a one-day visit to the country to discuss migration and the situation in neighboring Libya. Algeria's ...

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  11. .com | Merkel meeting with Algerian leader during one-day visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | News24

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting Algeria to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and the situation in neighbouring Libya. The high-point of Monday's one-day visit is her meeting with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 81, who is partially paralyzed from a stroke and rarely seen.

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  12. Merkel visits Algeria to discuss migration, terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Vanguard

    Another aim of the talks with President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in Algiers is to boost Algeria's role as a stabilising factor in North Africa, Merkel's office indicated. Algeria is a major transit route for migrants from sub-Saharan Africa attempting to reach Europe via the Mediterranean Sea.

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  13. Algeria:Migration Likely to Influence Trade Talks During Merkel VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    ... most important are oil and gas -- Germany is barely on the list. But Merkel's talks with President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia will likely also focus on migration. Algeria is by far the largest country in the region, ...

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  14. Algeria blighted by youth unemployment despite recovering oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Times of Oman

    ... of improvement despite a recovery in global oil prices, saying the government of veteran President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 81, will probably spend any increased revenues on imports, not on job-creation initiatives. "My university degree is of no use. ...

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  15. Algerian generals, others fired without explanationRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 21, 2005 file photo, Algerian National Popular Army Chief of Staff, General Salah Ahmed Gaid, right, gestures as he speaks with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in Hassi Bahbah, Algeria. Heads have been rolling in the Algerian army, the North African nation's most respected institution, and in other security services, with generals in top posts fired _ without explanation _ at a rate never before seen.

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  16. Algerian military sacks generals without explanationRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Standard

    ... - who is running? No candidate has yet emerged because everyone is waiting to learn whether President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 81, partially paralyzed and rarely seen in public, will seek a fifth term. Such changes in the military hierarchy, only some ...

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  17. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Times of Oman

    ... Abdullah II of Jordan, King Mohammed VI of Morocco, President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti, Field Marshall Omar Hassan Ahmed Al ...

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  18. Passengers hospitalised after suspected cholera case on Algeria-France flightRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to bacteria from the Beni Azza river in the province of Blida, officials said. Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday fired the governor of Blida for failure to manage the outbreak. (Reporting by Johanna Decorse, Additonal reporting by ...

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  19. UPDATE 1-Cholera ruled out after suspect case on Algeria-France flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Reuters

    ... to bacteria from the Beni Azza river in the province of Blida, officials said. Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday fired the governor of Blida for failure to manage the outbreak. Reporting by Johanna Decorse, Additonal reporting by ...

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  20. Algeria's Bouteflika Eases Grip of Military With Dismissal of GeneralsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | Voice of America

    Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been dismissing generals to tighten his grip on power ahead of him possibly seeking re-election next year and to diminish the power of the military, analysts and diplomats said. Two weeks ago, Bouteflika, 81, sacked two more generals, bringing the number of dismissed top military figures to about a dozen in the last few months alone.

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