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  1. CAF Champions League resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New Vision

    CAF Champions League matchday 1 results this weekend: Group A At Lubumbashi, Democratic Repbulic of Congo TP Mazembe 0 El-Hilal 0 At Alexandria, Egypt Smouha v Moghreb Tetouan 1930 GMT Standings Hilal 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 Mazembe 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 Smouha 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tetouan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Group B At Omdurman, Sudan El-Merreikh 2 Mouloudia El-Eulma 0 At Setif, Algeria Entente Setif 1 USM Alger 2 Standings Merreikh 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 USM 1 1 0 0 2 1 3 Setif 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 Eulma 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

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  2. The art of warRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Film: The Battle of Algiers Year: 1966 Country: Italy/Algeria Italian director Gillo Pontecorvo's French-Arabic political masterpiece on the art of war, The Battle of Algiers, has consistently proven to be the urban rebel's bible throughout the decades, so much so, that Times reporter Michael T Kaufman tells us that, as late as September 2003, "challenged by terrorist tactics and guerrilla warfare in Iraq, the Pentagon held a screening of The Battle of Algiers, the film that in the late 1960's was required viewing and something of a teaching tool for radicalised AmeA ricans and revolutionary waA nnabes opposing the VieA tnam War."

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  3. Algerian clubs dominate in 2015 African Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    El Euma who were relegated at the end of May, are joined by USM Alger and Sudan's Al Merreikh in Group B. Former winners TP Mazembe of DR Congo and Sudan's Al Hilal are joined by debutants Egypt's Smouha and Moghreb Tetouan of Morocco in Group A. El Eulma are aiming to emulate Setif by becoming only the second club from the second division to win Africa's premier club competition. Setif achieved the feat in 1988, losing top-flight domestic status during an African campaign crowned by a 4-1 final triumph over Nigerians Iwuanyanwu Nationale.

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  4. Algeria dominate Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | BBC News

    El Eulma, who were relegated at the end of May, are joined by USM Alger and Sudan's Al Merreikh in Group B. Former winners TP Mazembe of DR Congo and Sudan's Al Hilal are joined by debutants Egypt's Smouha and Moghreb Tetouan of Morocco in Group A. El Eulma are aiming to emulate Setif by becoming only the second club from the second division to win Africa's premier club competition. Setif achieved the feat in 1988, losing top-flight domestic status during an African campaign crowned by a 4-1 final triumph over Nigerians Iwuanyanwu Nationale.

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  5. Algeria: Ten Smugglers Arrested in in Guezzam, Over 100 Kg of Cannabis Seized in TlemcenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | AllAfrica.com

    Ten smugglers were arrested while in possession of weapons and ammunition Tuesday in In Guezzam, and over 100 kg of cannabis have been seized in Tlemcen, said Wednesday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement. "As part of the efforts for securing borders and fighting against the organized crime, two detachments of the National People's Army, under the operational sector of In Guezzam arrested on 23 June 2015, 10 smugglers of African nationalities in possession of 01 Kalashnikov submachine gun, 01 Falcon automatic pistol and a quantity of ammunition," said the source.

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  6. Derbies abound as Algeria sets new Champions League markRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ALGIERS: Algeria will set a new benchmark for African football this week when three of their clubs compete in the eight-team group phase of the African Champions League, representing a further fillip for the game in the north African country. It is the first time three clubs from the same country have reached this stage of the continent's top club competition, from which four teams proceed to the semi-finals.

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  7. Serious Human Rights violations by Morocco in Western SaharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Pravda

    London: Following a recent 2 month stay in Western Sahara, Sidi Ahmed Fadel, President of Adala UK , expresses concern about serious human rights violations - The right to peacefully express your political opinion through demonstrations is severely restricted by the Moroccan authorities in the Occupied Territories of Western Sahara The right to peacefully express your political opinion through demonstrations is severely restricted by the Moroccan authorities in the Occupied Territories of Western Sahara, as Sidi Ahmed Abdala Mohamed Fadel , who has just returned from a 2 months stay in El Aaiun, capital of Western Sahara, witnessed on several occasions during his visit: Police regularly broke up peaceful demonstrations by throwing stones at the demonstrators or by beating them with wooden sticks, causing severe injuries for dozens of people at each demonstration, a response which ... (more)

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  8. Algeria army kills 2 Islamists in ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Peninsula

    ... occurred Monday in the municipality of Azzeffoun, the ministry said on its website. Islamist-linked violence rocked Algeria in the 1990s but has since waned, although armed groups remain active in central and eastern Algeria where they mount attacks ...

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  9. Algeria jails once high-flying financier Rafik KhalifaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Peninsula

    ... seized and fined him one million dinars (10,000 euros/$11,200). The 49-year-old ex-golden boy, courted in his day by Algeria's elite and praised in the press, faced charges that included fraud, theft, corruption and falsification of administrative ...

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  10. .com | Algeria jails high-flying financier Rafik KhalifaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | News24

    ... assets seized and fined him one million dinars (10 000). The 49-year-old ex-golden boy, courted in his day by Algeria's elite and praised in the press, faced charges that included fraud, theft, corruption and falsification of administrative and ...

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  11. .com | Algeria army kills 2 Islamists in ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | News24

    ... on Monday in the municipality of Azzeffoun, the ministry said on its website. Islamist-linked violence rocked Algeria in the 1990s but has since waned, although armed groups remain active in central and eastern Algeria where they mount attacks on ...

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  12. Algeria: Algerian Scientists Help Solve Universe's MysteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Jointly developed by Japanese researchers, initiators of the project, and others from 13 other countries, including Algeria, the project "JEM-EUSO" (Japanese Experiment Module-Extreme Universe Space Observatory Onboard) focuses on the building of a ...

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  13. UN Agencies In Algeria Urge Sustained Assistance For Sahrawi RefugeesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... cuts. All three UN agencies emphasized the plight of Sahrawi refugees living near the town of Tindouf (south western Algeria), as the refugee crisis enters its 40th year. The steep decrease in funding to what has been described as the world's most ...

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  14. Algeria: 62 Dead in 401 Road Accidents in One WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Sixty-two people were killed and 763 others were injured in 401 road accidents which occurred during the period from June 9 to 15, the National Gendarmerie said Thursday in a toll. The heaviest toll was recorded in the province of Algiers , followed by Ain Defla , Boumerdes , Tipaza , Relizane and M'sila , said the same source.

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  15. Belmokhtar May Be Dead, but Global Jihad Still AliveRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | US News & World Report

    ... bin Laden, Abdullah Azzam and others; in fact, it has never been stronger. Belmokhtar was born June 1, 1972, in Algeria. At 19, he went to Afghanistan to fight the pro-Soviet communist government in Kabul. He lost an eye preparing a bomb in the war, ...

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  16. Serge Lutens expands Section d'Or ~ new fragrancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Now Smell This

    French niche brand Serge Lutens has launched five new fragrances in the luxury Section d'Or series that began with L'Incendiaire : Cracheuse de Flammes, Renard Constrictor, Cannibale, Sidi Bel-Abbes and L'Haleine des Dieux. ~ "Seduction is a weapon, the flames a language.

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  17. Questions linger on whether US strike killed Algerian jihadist Mokhtar BelmokhtarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | DNA India

    ... southern desert served as a base for Belmokhtar fighters when he masterminded a 2013 attack across the border into Algeria on the In Amenas gasfield. Forty oil workers, mostly foreigners, were killed in the jihadist assault. Unanswered questions ...

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  18. Hollande in Algeria discusses terrorism, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Daily Star

    French president Francois Hollande meets with his Algerian counterpart Abdelaziz Bouteflika, at the Zeralda private residence on June 15, 2015, in Algiers. AFP PHOTO / POOL / ALAIN JOCARD ALGIERS: French President Francois Hollande made a seven-hour visit to Algeria Monday for talks on security issues, calling the fight against terrorism a "common battle."

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  19. Questions shadow U.S. strike on Algerian jihadi in LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Daily Star

    ... southern desert served as a base for Belmokhtar fighters when he masterminded a 2013 attack across the border into Algeria on the In Amenas gas field. Forty oil workers, mostly foreigners, were killed in the jihadi assault. Unanswered questions over ...

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  20. French president in Algeria discusses terrorism, economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Hollande made a fleeting visit to Algiers for a few hours to meet his Algerian c... . French President Francois Hollande, second right and Algerian President of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah, right, inspects the honor guard, at Houari Boumediene airport in Algiers, Algeria, Monday, June 15, 2... .

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