Cameroon striker Ebosse dead after hit by object

Cameroonian football player Albert Ebosse died Saturday after he was hit by a projectile thrown from the stands following his team`s loss in the Algerian football championship, APS news agency reported.

Troops kill two Islamist gunmen near Algiers: Army

Algerian troops have killed two armed Islamists east of the capital, the defence ministry said on Monday, as media reported an attack on a military convoy left two soldiers dead.

Algerian suicide attack wounds 29

The attacker tried to drive a Toyota Hilux pick-up truck packed with explosives into the police HQ.