Djamila Ould Khettab

Djamila Ould Khettab

Algeria

Polls close in Algeria election denounced by protesters as 'sham'

Extremely low turnout reported in presidential vote as demonstrators in Algiers say deep reforms needed before polls.

Polls close in Algeria election denounced by protesters as 'sham'

Algeria

Algeria holds presidential vote despite push for boycott

Turnout expected to be low with protesters saying election is designed to preserve the status quo.

Algeria holds presidential vote despite push for boycott

Algeria

'Total fiasco': Algeria student protesters rally against election

Demonstrators demand sweeping, systemic political change before any presidential vote takes place.

'Total fiasco': Algeria student protesters rally against election

African Cup of Nations

Scenes of joy as Algeria wins Africa Cup of Nations

Algerian fans pour onto streets to celebrate football triumph as popular demands for political system overhaul continue.

Scenes of joy as Algeria wins Africa Cup of Nations

Algeria

Algeria: Joyous scenes of celebration after Bouteflika resigns

Bouteflika’s resignation prompts jubilation in Algiers but many say they will continue to protest against government.

Algeria: Joyous scenes of celebration after Bouteflika resigns

Algeria

Algeria opposition rejects army chief's proposed road map

Opposition leaders say general's call for Bouteflika to be declared unfit to rule is a manoeuvre to preserve old guard.

Algeria opposition rejects army chief's proposed road map

Middle East

Algeria: New opposition umbrella group fails to reach consensus

The National Coordination for Change laid out plans for a transition, but received mixed reactions from protesters.

Algeria: New opposition umbrella group fails to reach consensus

Algeria

Demonstrators demand Bouteflika's immediate departure

Algerian president's move not to stand for fifth term fails to satisfy protesters as elections indefinitely postponed.

Demonstrators demand Bouteflika's immediate departure

Algeria

Algeria opposition parties discuss ways to challenge Bouteflika

Dozens of factions from across the political spectrum meet to discuss ways of uniting efforts against Algerian leader.

Algeria opposition parties discuss ways to challenge Bouteflika

Algeria

Bouteflika's offer fails to appease Algeria's protesters

Anti-government rallies continue despite ailing president's proposal to hold new polls if he wins fifth term in office.

Bouteflika's offer fails to appease Algeria's protesters

Algeria

Bouteflika confirms bid for fifth term amid ongoing protests

Algerian president's campaign manager files official papers but says he will call a fresh vote if reelected in April.

Bouteflika confirms bid for fifth term amid ongoing protests

Middle East

Return of 'Mr Dirty Work' spurs questions in Algeria

Surprising comeback of Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia could herald the start of a deep austerity programme, analysts say.

Return of 'Mr Dirty Work' spurs questions in Algeria