Tag: Mohamed Mediene

Algeria: Three members of former powerful intelligence service sentenced to death

June 12, 2019

A military court in Blida, 45 km South-west of Algiers, has pressed death sentence against three members of the former powerful Security and Intelligence Directorate ... Read More

Algeria: Ruling Party’s Secretary Steps Down

October 24, 2016

Algeria’s ruling party, the National Liberation Front (FLN), was taken by surprise Saturday as the party’s Secretary Amar Sadaani announced his resignation reportedly at the ... Read More

Algeria: President vs Generals

September 16, 2015

The power struggle raging in the North African country of Algeria is nowhere near over yet. On the contrary the showdown between presidency inner circles ... Read More

Algeria: Bouteflika strengthens power with crackdown on security officials

September 6, 2015

President Bouteflika seems to be solidifying his position, according to experts, by arresting several top security officials and by sacking or ordering the resignations of ... Read More