Tunisia

Tunisia security boss, three fighters killed in clash near border

Incident in Kasserine region comes as campaign for September 15 presidential election officially opens.

Tunisia security boss, three fighters killed in clash near border

Africa

No let-up in sight as Algeria's protest movement enters 7th month

Thousands rally in Algiers and other major cities to call for political overhaul and removal of ruling elite.

No let-up in sight as Algeria's protest movement enters 7th month

Algeria

Five killed in Algiers rap concert stampede

This happened as fans thronged the entrance of the August 20 stadium before Algerian rapper Soolking's concert.

Several killed in Algerian rap concert stampede

Algeria

'No more time to lose': Algeria army chief renews call for polls

Gaid Salah rejects opposition's preconditions, says elections are needed to end crisis in North African country.

'No more time to lose': Algeria army chief renews call for polls

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

Football

Algeria beat Senegal to win African Cup of Nations

Bounedjah's second-minute deflected goal gives Algeria its second African title.

Algeria beat Senegal to win African Cup of Nations

Football

Updates: Senegal v Algeria, AFCON final

Updates from the 2019 African Cup of Nations final between Senegal and Algeria.

Updates: Senegal v Algeria, AFCON final

Algeria

Meet Djamel Belmadi, Algeria's football hero

Algeria seeks to end 29-year dry spell on Friday, when they take on Senegal in the African Cup of Nations final.

Djamel Belmadi: Algeria's football hero

Football

Mahrez's late winner takes Algeria to African Cup final

Algeria edge past Nigeria after stoppage-time goal to seal a place in the final where they will take on Senegal.

Mahrez's late winner takes Algeria to African Cup final

Football

Algeria charter planes to carry fans for African Cup semi-final

Algerian authorities hope additional fans for Sunday's semi-final against Nigeria will help boost the team.

Algeria charter planes to carry fans for African Cup semi-final

France

Woman killed, shops looted in France after Algeria's football win

Woman run over by celebrating Algerian fan in Montpellier while shops looted in Paris after team's quarter-final win.

Woman killed, shops looted in France after Algeria's football win

Africa

Algeria and Tunisia progress to AFCON semi-finals

Tunisia beat underdogs Madagascar 3-0 while Algeria defeated Ivory Coast in a penalty shoot-out after a 1-1 draw.

Algeria and Tunisia progress to AFCON semi-finals

Algeria

Islamist leader elected new speaker of Algeria parliament

Slimane Chenine's election marks first time in Algeria's history an opposition member voted as parliamentary speaker.

Islamist leader elected new speaker of Algeria parliament

Middle East

Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'

Gaid Salah terms the demand a 'poisonous idea' that has come amid persisting protests.

Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'

Algeria

Algeria: Senator Djamel Ould Abbes arrested on corruption charges

Accusations against the ruling party official include the misuse of public funds and abuse of office for personal gain.

Algeria: Senator Djamel Ould Abbes arrested on corruption charges