Algeria

Defiant Algerian protesters reject December presidential vote

Demonstrators take to the streets for the 40th consecutive week, demanding cancellation of December 12 election.

Defiant Algerian protesters reject December presidential vote

Algeria

Algeria magistrates end strike over reshuffle

Judges began an open-ended strike on October 27 demanding independence for the judiciary after a massive reshuffle.

Algeria magistrates end strike over reshuffle

Middle East

Five candidates to vie for Algerian presidency

Algerians will head to polls on December 12 to vote in the country's contested presidential election amid protests.

Algeria presidential election: Five candidates announced

Algeria

Algerians protest election plan, mark independence war

It was the 37th such gathering since their pro-democracy movement began in February.

Algerians protest election plan, mark independence war

Algeria

Algeria: 23 candidates qualify for presidential poll

Election set to take place eight months after former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigned following mass protests.

Algeria: 23 candidates qualify for presidential poll

Middle East

Algerian army chief: Won't back any leader in presidential polls

Army chief Ahmed Gaid Salah says the military will not support any candidate in presidential polls expected in December.

Algerian army chief: Won't back any leader in presidential polls

Algeria

Algeria: Bouteflika's brother sentenced to 15 years in prison

Military court sentences Said Bouteflika, two ex-intelligence chiefs and leftist leader for plotting against state.

Algeria: Bouteflika's brother sentenced to 15 years in prison

Middle East

Eight babies die in Algeria hospital fire: Emergency services

Government opens inquiry after pre-dawn blaze at maternity hospital in Oued Souf.

Eight babies die in Algeria hospital fire: Emergency services

Algeria

Brother of Algeria's former President Bouteflika goes on trial

Said Bouteflika was arrested with two former intelligence chiefs as the nation grappled with mass protests.

Brother of Algeria's former President Bouteflika goes on trial

Algeria

Thousands march in Algeria in first protest since election call

Demonstrators reject call by powerful army chief to hold presidential election by December and demand his removal.

Thousands march in Algeria in first protest since election call

Algeria

Algeria's army chief orders arrest of protesters entering Algiers

Members of the military will seize cars entering the capital for protests, Lieutenant-General Ahmed Gaid Salah says.

Algeria's army chief orders arrest of protesters entering Algiers

Middle East

Algeria to hold presidential election on December 12: Gov't

Interim President Abdelkader Bensalah made the announcement saying polls are the only solution to the country's crisis.

Algeria to hold presidential election on December 12: Gov't

Inside Story

What will end the protests in Algeria?

The army chief and ruling elite have been refusing the protesters' calls to step down.

AJ Impact

Some 13,000 stranded after French airline collapses: Official

Aigle Azur's collapse left some 19,000 passengers stranded, but buyers could be on the horizon.

Some 13,000 stranded after French airline collapses: Official

Algeria

Powerful army chief demands election by December

Ahmed Gaid Salah says election date should be announced in mid-September, lashes out at opponents of vote.

Algeria army chief demands presidential election by December