Algeria

Inside the epic derby of Algiers - at times of protests

Political anthems spill out from the stands and into the streets amid Algeria's ongoing anti-government protests.

Algeria protests, politics loom over derby of Algiers

The Listening Post

The media battle of Algiers

Following weeks of protests in Algeria, cracks in the official media narrative show. Plus, the world of advertising.

Algeria

New Algerian PM to form 'technocratic government'

Noureddine Bedoui says he will work on reforms after President Bouteflika opted out of April polls in face of protests.

New Algerian prime minister to form 'technocratic government'

Algeria

What's next for Algeria?

Analysts say president's concessions are an attempt to buy time, will thousands of demonstrators accept it?

What's next for Algeria?

Opinion

Algerian people won the battle, but the struggle is not yet over

Bouteflika's withdrawal from elections is an important first victory, but also a limited advance for the people.

Malia Bouattia

by Malia Bouattia

Malia Bouattia

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

Sudan

Sudanese protesters 'defiant' in face of Bashir's emergency laws

Protests have continued in Sudan despite President Omar al-Bashir's launch of year-long state of emergency last month.

Sudanese protesters 'defiant' in face of Bashir's emergency laws

Algeria

President Bouteflika returns to Algeria amid mass protests

The 82-year-old, whose bid to seek a fifth term sparked widespread demonstrations, was in Geneva for medical treatment.

President Bouteflika returns to Algeria amid mass protests

Algeria

Algeria's protests explained

Ailing 82-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's bid for fifth term in office has sparked widespread demonstrations.

Algeria's protests explained

Middle East

Yemen: Protests over killing of rape witness by UAE-backed forces

Widespread outrage in Aden after killing of Raafat Danbaa who testified against men accused of raping boy aged seven.

Opinion

Algerians have learned the lessons of the Arab Spring

And they are not about to repeat its mistakes.

Youcef Bouandel

by Youcef Bouandel

Youcef Bouandel

Venezuela

Guaido calls for mass protests upon Venezuela return

Anticipation grows before opposition leader's return with calls on social media for people to gather en masse.

Juan Guaido calls for mass protests before return to Venezuela

France

'We need change': Algerian expats join anti-Bouteflika rallies

Thousands protest in French capital to denounce Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's plan to seek a fifth term.

'We need change': Algerian expats join anti-Bouteflika rallies

Algeria

Son of former Algeria PM dies during anti-Bouteflika protests

Brother of Hassan Benkhedda says Algerian authorities and 'thugs' are responsible for his death.

Son of former Algeria PM dies during anti-Bouteflika protests

Middle East

Sudan's al-Bashir cracks down on protests

President Omar al-Bashir outlaws any protest without a permit amid other measures intended to stifle ongoing anti-government protests in Sudan.