Two dead in Algeria military plane crash

An Algerian air force plane crashed Monday in the south of the country during a training exercise, killing the two soldiers on board, the defence ministry said.

Sudan stun African champions Nigeria
Sudan stun African champions Nigeria

Sudan stunned Africa Cup of Nations title-holders Nigeria 1-0 Saturday in a 2015 qualifier while Algeria, Ivory Coast and South Africa achieved impressive away victories.

Travel warnings, Jihadists, changing French holiday plans

With France`s autumn school holiday approaching, a time when many leave to soak up foreign sun, travel companies are complaining that bookings are in free-fall after the beheading of a Frenchman in Algeria.

Algerian army kills five suspected militants

Algerian soldiers killed five gunmen during anti-militant operations, the defence ministry and army said today, a day after raiding the suspected hideout of jihadists who beheaded a French hostage.

Algerian troops kill foreign ''criminals'' near border with Niger

The Algerian army Thursday killed five foreign individuals near the border with Niger, Algeria`s defence ministry said Friday.

Islamist gunmen kill two soldiers in western Algeria

Islamist gunmen have killed two soldiers in western Algeria less than a week after jihadist-linked militants beheaded a French hostage they abducted east of the capital, press reports said Monday.

France widens vigilance alert to 40 countries

Paris said Thursday it had widened its vigilance alert for nationals abroad from 31 to 40 countries including Asian nations, after a French hostage was beheaded in Algeria by jihadists linked to the Islamic State group.

Hours after tourist killed, France says does not rule out Syria strikes

France said on Thursday it did not rule out joining U.S.-led air strikes on Syria, just hours after an Algerian Islamist group beheaded a French tourist in retaliation for French military action against Islamic State militants in Iraq. 

France to increase security over terrorism threat

 France said on Thursday it would increase security on transport and in public places after a French tourist was killed in Algeria, and said it was ready to support all states that requested its help to fight terror. 

French PM Hollande calls crisis meeting after `cowardly` beheading

 President Francois Hollande was to convene an emergency meeting of his defence council Thursday with renewed determination to fight Islamic State extremists after the "cowardly" beheading of a French hostage in Algeria.

France's Hollande denounces 'cowardly' hostage murder

French President Francois Hollande today denounced as "cruel and cowardly" the murder of a French hostage abducted in Algeria by jihadists linked to the Islamic State group.

Jihadists claim beheading of Frenchman seized in Algeria
Jihadists claim beheading of Frenchman seized in Algeria

Jihadists linked to the Islamic State group claimed to have beheaded a Frenchman abducted in Algeria in a video posted online on Wednesday, after Paris rejected their demand to halt strikes in Iraq.

French hostage family voices hope for his freedom

The family of a French hostage held by jihadists in Algeria on Tuesday said they hoped he would be released, and spoke of their anguish at his kidnapping.

Algerian troops hunt for French hostage

 Algerian troops scoured a mountainous eastern region Tuesday for a Frenchman kidnapped by militants linked to the Islamic State group who have threatened to execute him, a security source said.

French PM Valls vows `no negotiation` with Algeria hostage-takers

France`s Prime Minister Tuesday vowed there would be "no discussion, no negotiation" with an Algerian group linked to Islamic State jihadists that has claimed the kidnapping of a French citizen.

IS-linked group threatens to kill French hostage in Algeria

An Algerian group linked to Islamic State jihadists on Monday claimed the kidnapping of a French national and threatened to kill the hostage within 24 hours unless Paris halts air strikes on the IS in Iraq.

Paris confirms Frenchman kidnapped in Algeria

France's foreign ministry said on Monday that a national had been kidnapped in Algeria's restive east, confirming an earlier statement by security and judicial sources in the north African country.

CAF Confederation Cup: Glorious goal gives Entente Setif narrow advantage
CAF Confederation Cup: Glorious goal gives Entente Setif narrow advantage

A contender for best goal of the 2014 CAF Champions League earned Algerians Entente Setif a 2-1 semi-final, first-leg win over Congolese TP Mazembe this weekend.

Five candidates to host Africa Cup

Mini factfiles of five countries hoping to stage the 2019 or 2021 Africa Cup of Nations. The successful countries will be announced in Addis Ababa Saturday. 

ALGERIA

Bids: 2019 or 2021

Hosts: 1990

Proposed venues: Algiers, Annaba, Blida, Oran

Defectors from Algeria's al Qaeda join hands with ISIS

A report has revealed that a new armed group that calls itself the `Soldiers of the Caliphate in Algeria has defected from Al Qaeda`s North African faction and has sworn its allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

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