Tag: General Mohamed Mediene

Power Struggle Impedes Economic Reforms in Algeria

February 6, 2017

Regime opacity and the secrecy shrouding the successor to ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika have been hampering Algeria from carrying out economic reforms to wean their ... Read More

Algeria: Bouteflika fires Chief of Intelligence service

September 14, 2015

The Algerian presidency announced Sunday the “retirement” of the head of Algerian intelligence services (DRS) General Mohamed Mediène nick-named “Toufik”. Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Head of State ... Read More