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Algeria deploys 20,000 soldiers to border with Tunisia

Algeria deploys 20,000 soldiers to border with Tunisia

Twenty thousand Algerian forces, many from the army’s elite Special Forces unit, have been deployed to provinces bordering Tunisia where Algeria has set up approximately 60 checkpoints and outposts. Last week, 12,000 of these soldiers were sent to Tebessa, Souk Ahras and El Oued in preparation against terrorist attacks from Islamic militants after attacks on […]

Algeria sends humanitarian aid to Namibia after drought

Algeria sends humanitarian aid to Namibia after drought

Algeria has sent humanitarian assistance, which consisted of food, to Namibia which suffered from the worst case of drought in 30 years. Most farms currently are The country’s agricultural output is forecast to decline by 5.5 percent this year before expanding by 6.1 percent in 2014, according to the latest quarterly review issued by the […]