Posts Tagged: Algeria
Can the UN secretary-general's ill-advised trip to North Africa nevertheless pave the way to a settlement of the dispute over Western Sahara?
Algeria descended into civil war when its military suppressed the country's democratically popular Islamists. Could the same happen in Egypt?
Before restarting operations at Tiguentourine, Washington and London demanded a major restructuring of its security by Algeria.
The 50th birthday of Sonatrach is scarcely cause for celebration.
The Algerian hostage crisis was not only both a human and political fiasco, but its regional implications are still evolving.
Western intervention--ostensibly on humanitarian grounds--is largely responsible for the Malian crisis in the first place.
The Algerian hostage crisis was both a human and political fiasco and its regional implications are still evolving.
Bendjedid was considered by some to be Algeria's Ronald Reagan -- a man whose main skill consisted of acting out others' scripts.
The May 10 elections are not a sign that the Arab Spring is coming to Algeria.
In response to popular pressures, the Algerian regime is making gestures toward reform. But the real problem is the regime itself.