Soldiers injured in Algeria blast

The attack comes a day after the army defused three home-made bombs.

    Two car bombs killed at least 37 people in
    Algiers on December 11 [AFP]

    The military-backed government scrapped legislative elections in 1992 as the Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), an Islamist party, was on its way to a comprehensive win.

     

    An estimated 200,000 people have killed in fighting since then.

       

    The violence had subsided, but in the past 12 months has regained some of its former intensity.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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