Tag Archives: ALGERIA

Algeria Announces Elections within Three Months

Algerians have been protesting in the streets since February 22. (Photo: Reuters). Algeria’s Interim President Abdelkader Bensalah in a televised speech, promised Tuesday to organize free elections within 90 days following weeks of protests that led to the resignation of leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika after 20 years in power. The Interior …»

Raul Castro Arrives in Algeria for Official Visit

Cuban President Raul Castro arrived in the capital of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria on Sunday to pay an official visit. The delegation accompanying the Cuban president is made up of Council of Ministers Vice President Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, and Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla.  The other members of …»