Tag: In Amenas

Algeria’s Continuous Struggle with ‘Residual’ Terrorism- Global Risk Insight

August 14, 2017

Algeria continues to struggle with its residual terrorism as numerous militant groups have emerged since the 1990s and evolved according to geopolitical trends with the ... Read More

Washington Continues to Advise Against Travel to Algeria

January 23, 2017

The U.S government continues to warn its citizens against travel to southern and eastern Algeria, as well as isolated parts of the Kabylie region, due ... Read More

Less than a quarter of Algeria unsecured by forces

January 9, 2015

Less than 25% of Algeria remains unsecured according to the Director General of National Security Major General Abdelghani Hamel. He said the fight against crime ... Read More

Algeria:‘’In Amenas’’ gas plant back to full capacity in weeks

January 29, 2014

After last year’s attack on the ‘’In Amenas’’ gas plant by Islamist militants, which left 39 foreigners and one Algerian dead during a four-day siege, ... Read More

Algeria : recovering faith with the new energy law

January 17, 2014

Energy Minister Youcef Yousfi announced that there will be new biddings for the exploration of oil and gas in the “coming weeks”.  The state has ... Read More

Algeria Hostage Crisis Ends in Bloodbath: 37 Foreign Workers Killed, 5 still Missing

January 22, 2013

At least some 37 foreign workers, who were taken lately hostage by Islamist militants linked to Al Qaeda at a gas plant in Southern Algerian ... Read More