Tag: army

Denmark to repatriate its soldiers from Mali

January 28, 2022

Denouncing "a dirty political game" by Bamako, Denmark announced on Thursday the repatriation of its hundred or so soldiers deployed in Mali as the Malian ... Read More

Tunisia: Three military personnel killed in helicopter crash

October 6, 2021

A helicopter belonging to the Tunisian army crashed Tuesday during a night drill, causing the death of three soldiers on board, the ministry of Defense ... Read More

Forest Fires: Algerian Army on the offensive again against Morocco

September 5, 2021

The monthly "El Djeich" magazine, the mouthpiece of the Algerian ruling military junta, joined other authorities to adamantly designate Morocco and Israel as responsible for ... Read More

Men in uniform protest in Algeria’s streets as crisis worsens

May 6, 2021

As civilian and peaceful pro-democracy hirak protest gain traction, Algeria’s fire fighters joined the wave of dissent and resentment against an inefficient government that acts ... Read More

Algerian army mocks itself by failed attempts to use Morocco to thwart the Hirak

February 21, 2021

Algeria’s aged military commanders- ruling behind a civilian curtain- have lost all senses in their desperate bid to portray Morocco as an enemy in order ... Read More

Algeria: President, army at tug of war

January 24, 2021

Algeria is at the mercy of an internal war between its president Abbdelmadjid Tebboune and the army which had backed the ascension to power of ... Read More

Covid-19: Moroccan Army Deploys Field Hospital in Response to Health Crisis

April 2, 2020

The Moroccan Royal Armed Forces (FAR) have completed the setting up of a first field hospital in Benslimane (near Casablanca) to support the country’s response ... Read More

Chadian army clashes with Boko Haram on Lake Chad

March 24, 2020

The Chadian army clashed with elements of Boko Haram on Monday in Bouma, a locality on Lake Chad. According to corroborated sources, the clashes lasted ... Read More

Morocco: Military medical teams to participate in fight against Covid-19

March 22, 2020

Military medical teams will take part, at the instruction of King Mohammed VI, in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, alongside their civilian counterparts.   ... Read More

Algerian army scapegoats two former PMs ahead of unpopular elections

December 11, 2019

Two Prime Ministers who both served under President Abdelaziz Bouteflika were sentenced to lengthy prison terms on corruption related charges in a move that aims ... Read More