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Stories with place: Algiers
  • Algerian army confirms 9 soldiers killed in militant ambush 
    Updated: Jul-19-15 9:04 am

    ALGIERS, Algeria - Algeria's Defense Ministry has confirmed the deaths of nine soldiers in a militant ambush - a statement that came after reports of higher casualties in the attack.

  • 22 die in clashes in Algeria, president orders crackdown 
    Updated: Jul-08-15 4:24 pm

    ALGIERS, Algeria - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika issued an emergency plan on Wednesday to crack down on mounting ethnic unrest around the country's southern oasis city of Ghardaia, which has left at least 22 people dead in the past two days.