.com | Algeria president paving way for succession

Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his allies will have free rein to prepare for the ageing leader’s succession with the removal of the once-powerful intelligence chief, experts and local media said on Monday. Bouteflika has ruled the oil-r [Read story...]

US to sanction ‘special terrorist’ in Algeria

The US Department of State designated on Wednesday Algerian citizen Abu Ubaydah Yusuf al-Anabi as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist. “As a result of the designation, all property subject to US jurisdiction in which al-Anabi has any interest is [Read story...]