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  1. Algerian Sign LanguageRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Jabal al-Lughat

    According to Glottolog, the least documented language in Algeria is neither Korandje nor some Berber variety, but rather one that might not immediately leap to mind: Algerian Sign Language . If you have some idea of what to look for, though, there turns out to be a lot more available than might be expected; here's a brief bibliography gleaned from online: Boutaleb, Djamila.


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

    17 hrs ago | News24

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel shakes hand with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia during her second official visit to the country in Algiers, Algeria. Algeria will take back its citizens illegally residing in Germany, Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia pledged on Monday during a visit by the country's Chancellor Angela Merkel.


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

    Monday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Merkel is visiting Algeria for a day to promote bilateral ties and discuss migration and ... . German Chancellor Angela Merkel poses with Algerian Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia ahead of talks in Algiers, Monday Sept.17, 2018.


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

    Monday | 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.


  5. Sayyid Asa'ad receives Algeria, Cyprus envoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: His Highness Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs, the Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan received separately in his office on Monday Mahanad Saleh, Ambassador of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria to the Sultanate and Andreas Panayiotou, Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to the Sultanate. The meetings exchanged cordial conversations and reviewed the good bilateral relations between the Sultanate and their countries, in addition to reviewing aspects of the existing cooperation between them on several fields to serve the joint interests of the Omani people and their countries' friendly peoples.


  6. Germany, Algeria to work more closely on deportations of asylum seekers, Merkel saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Germany and Algeria want to find ways to speed up the repatriation of Algerians living illegally in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday during a visit to Algeria. A convoy carrying German Chancellor Angela Merkel drives along a street in Algiers, Algeria September 17, 2018.


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

    Monday | 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.


  8. Raja secure away win in Confederation Cup quarter-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BBC News

    ... side Renaissance Berkane. Egypt's Al Masry will take a slender 1-0 advantage for next Sunday's second leg in Algeria against USM Alger. Raja had the tournament's top goal scorer, Mahmoud Benhalib, to thank for their victory as he scored the winner ...


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

    Sunday |

    Chancellor Merkel is headed for Algeria to find ways to boost trade with the Mediterranean nation. But the complicated issue of migration will loom over her talks as Berlin looks for ways to stem irregular migration.


  10. Cholera - AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | World Health Organization

    ... of 3 September, 10 cases remained hospitalized. The remaining cases have been discharged. The public water supply in Algeria is tested on a daily basis; all samples collected have tested negative for enteric pathogens. Cholera is an acute enteric ...


  11. African Champions League: Setif take slender lead over holders WydadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | BBC News

    Holders Wydad Casablanca will have to overturn a 1-0 first leg deficit against Entente Setif if they are to reach the semi-finals Entente Setif of Algeria seized a narrow advantage in their African Champions League quarter-final against holders Wydad Casablanca by beating the Moroccans 1-0 in the first leg of their tie. It gave the Algerians a slender lead ahead of the return match next Friday in a showdown between clubs who have each won the competition twice .


  12. Rachid Taha, 59, Algerian Rocker Who Spoke for Immigrants, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The New York Times

    ... direction of Arabic writing. Mr. Taha was born on Sept. 18, 1958, in Saint-Denis-du-Sig, now called Sig, near Oran, Algeria's main seaport. He moved to France with his family when he was 10, and later worked as a disc jockey at African and Arabic ...


  13. 21 more bodies wash up as migrants try to reach SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 |

    ... (IOM) said. The remains of nine sub-Saharan Africans were found on Sept. 4 on a beach near Marsa Ben M'Hidi, in Algeria's province of Tlemcen, about 200 km from the Spanish coast. On Sept. 10, the remains of six migrants including two women and one ...


  14. French Soldiers Tortured Algerians, Macron Admits 6 Decades LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | The New York Times

    One of the ugliest unsolved crimes of France's long-ago, quasi-colonial war in Algeria was finally laid to rest on Thursday, as President Emmanuel Macron recognized that the French Army had tortured and killed a youthful antiwar intellectual in 1957. The death in custody of Maurice Audin, a 25-year-old mathematician, has for decades been a symbol of the French Army's brutality during the Algerian War, much as the My Lai massacre became for the United States' war in Vietnam.


  15. Macron admits France enabled torture in Algerian warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 |

    PARIS: France acknowledged on Thursday that it instigated a "system" that facilitated torture during Algeria's independence war, a landmark admission about a conflict that remains hugely sensitive six decades on. Emmanuel Macron - the first president born after the conflict - went further than any of his predecessors in recognising the scale of abuses by French troops during the 1954-62 war.


  16. Algerian War: Macron in rare torture admissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Newsday

    ... to open the archives "on the subject of disappeared civilians and soldiers, both French and Algerian". In a visit to Algeria in February 2017 while still a presidential candidate, Mr Macron described colonialism as "a crime against humanity". Later ...


  17. Horoya plot end to Ahly winning streak in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | New Vision

    ... to successfully defend the title. They should move closer to achieving that goal by eliminating Entente Setif of Algeria, twice African champions but the least impressive of the eight qualifiers. Wydad executed a 'win at home and draw away' policy ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Times of Oman

    ... a graduate of the Algiers Institute of Law and Administrative Sciences. Unlike neighbouring Tunisia or Morocco, Algeria has so far made little headway in attracting foreign tourists, while foreign investors outside the energy sector give it a wide ...


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

    Wednesday Sep 12 | 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.


  20. Algerian military sacks generals without explanationRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Standard

    ... and the Sahel that has honed for more than a quarter-century its skills in fighting Islamic extremists. Today, Algeria is a bulwark against extremism for the West. Yet the noisy Algerian press, which habitually decodes the often inscrutable world of ...