Iran oil minister to attend JMMC meeting in Algeria in September: ISNA

2018/08/15 – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh will attend a meeting of an OPEC/non-OPEC committee that monitors output compliance, known as the JMMC, in Algeria in September, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported on Wednesday. Continuer à lire … « Iran oil minister to attend JMMC meeting in Algeria in September: ISNA »

Army Commander, interlocutors tackle general situation #Lebanon #Algeria #Italy

2018/08/06 – Army Commander, General Joseph Aoun, on Monday welcomed at his Yarzeh office Lebanon’s Ambassador to Algeria, Mohammad al-Hassan, with whom he discussed an array of matters. Continuer à lire … « Army Commander, interlocutors tackle general situation #Lebanon #Algeria #Italy »

Defence spends Ultra Electronics nearly £1m on a fraud probe over suspected corruption in Algeria

2018/08/06 – Defence firm Ultra Electronics has revealed spending nearly £1million on a fraud probe.
The Serious Fraud Office started an investigation in April over suspected corruption connected with dealings in Algeria.
Ultra, based in Dorset, makes software, parts and security equipment for fighter jets, submarines, airports and nuclear plants. Its biggest market is the US, which provides more than 50pc of revenue. Continuer à lire … « Defence spends Ultra Electronics nearly £1m on a fraud probe over suspected corruption in Algeria »

Algeria, Tunisia discuss border security

2018/08/05 – Tunisian Defence Minister Abdelkarim Zbidi met with Algerian Ambassador to Tunisia, Abdelkader Hajjar to discuss security issues especially along their shared border.
The pair have established close military exchanges to counter the threat of terrorist groups in the region. Continuer à lire … « Algeria, Tunisia discuss border security »

Algeria conducts security sweep in three border provinces with Tunisia

2018707/12 – The Algerian army launched a military operation in three border provinces with Tunisia in order to “prevent the infiltration of terrorists during their pursuit by the Tunisian security forces”. This comes in response to an attack on the members of the National Guard two days ago, according to a security source. Continuer à lire … « Algeria conducts security sweep in three border provinces with Tunisia »

Mali / Niger : 3 militants lay down arms in southern Algeria

2018/06/27 – Algerian Defense Ministry on Tuesday said three armed terrorists surrendered to Algerian authorities in the southernmost province of Tamenrasset near Malian-Nigerien border.
The source said in a statement that these militants, who joined terrorist fiefs between 2010 and 2016, laid down two Kalashnikov machine guns, a sniper rifle and five loaded magazines. Continuer à lire … « Mali / Niger : 3 militants lay down arms in southern Algeria »

Diplomat: Algeria Deployed 80,000 Troops on Borders with Mali, Libya

2018/06/24 – Italian Ambassador in Algeria Pasquale Ferrara said that the Algerian army has deployed 80,000 troops on the southern borders (Mali and Niger) and the eastern borders (Libya). Continuer à lire … « Diplomat: Algeria Deployed 80,000 Troops on Borders with Mali, Libya »